Premium rice: Ibi Itadaki
Only cultivated in Gifu Prefecture, Hatsushimo rice is an elusive culinary gem. It is less sticky than other varieties and has a light, savory taste.
◆New rice on sale from November
Premium rice:Sakauchi Ryujin-mai koshihikari variety
Koshihikari rice is revered for its fragrance, gloss, and firm bite. Here, it is irrigated by the clean Sakauchi waters bequeathed in the Dragon God Legend.
◆New rice on sale from October