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Seashells

Rediated trough-shell ligaments (Kobashira) Rediated trough-shell ligaments (Kobashira)

Rediated trough-shell ligaments (Kobashira)

The adductor of bakagai shellfish. There are two adductors per clam. The bigger one is called oboshi and smaller one is koboshi. Expensive sushi ingredient with crisp texture and sweet taste. Often rolled as Gunkan maki.

Main production area

Chiba Aichi Hokkaido Kanagawa

Famous production area

Futtsu

Season

Winter-Spring