Okayama Castle is located to the south of Korakuen Garden, a...
For Korean people, udon is a dish that is close to our hearts
(in Korean, the word “udon” is even pronounced the same).
Bukkake Udon is a type of Udon that is a specialty of Kurashiki City in Okayama Prefecture, and consists of boiled udon noodles in a rich soup, eaten with such seasonings as green onions and ginger on top. I think that it may be one of the dishes that I have eaten the most during my life here in Japan.
A simple but refreshing taste!
The noodles are chewy, making for a dish that is delicious even without kimchi!
There is a large shopping mall called AEON MALL Okayama, which was constructed recently. This is the bukkake udon that I ate at one of the restaurants in that mall.