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Aichi-Nagoya Food and Sweet Souvenir Contest - Judged by 100 Foreigners - Winners & Awards Ceremony

Aichi-Nagoya Food and Sweet Souvenir Contest - Judged by 100 Foreigners - Winners & Awards Ceremony

On ceremony held at the Centrair International Airport on December 3rd, 2016 (Saturday), the winners of the contest received their eagerly anticipated commendations! Behold the best souvenirs as chosen by the 100 foreigners living in Aichi and Nagoya!

Ceremony Opening by Hattori Hanzo and The Ninjas

The ceremony started by the acrobatics show of Hattori Hanzo and The Ninjas Suiren and Sanpei, who surprised the guests with their impressive skills.

Aichi Governor and Nagoya Mayor addresses

The ceremony officially started with the addresses by Aichi Governor Hideaki Omura and Nagoya Mayor Takashi Kawamura. Both praised the winning products and their manufacturers, highlighting the importance of having those representative items to further push the private sector into investing on goods that better meet the ever changing demands of the market.

Aichi Prefecture Governor Award

Sweets Category:
-Yukari Nagoya Ogonkan [shrimp crackers packaged on a golden tin can]
(Bankaku Sohonpo - Tokai-City)

Processed Food Category:
-Gamagori Udon Omiyage Gift Set [instant-preparation Gamagori-style udon noodles set with 2 servings]
(Kintobi Shiga - Gamagori-City)

Nagoya City Mayor Award

Sweets Category:
-Kin-Shachi Yaki [shachi-shaped mould-baked cake with fillings of various flavors]
(Kinshachi Yaki Honpo Sakura - Nagoya-City)

Processed Food Category:
-Moriguchizuke Nama Furikake [individual serving-packed chopped pickled Moriguchi radish for topping on rice meals]
(Yamatoya Moriguchizuke Souhonke - Nagoya-City)

Aichi Prefectural Tourism Association Chairman Award

Sweets Category:
-Nagoya Kinshachi Chocolat [chocolate-flavored sandwich cookie with chocolate cream fill]
(Colombin Nagoya Store - Kiyosu-City)

Processed Food Category:
-Aichikensan Mehikari Yuzuke [canned greeneyes (Chlorophthalmus albatrossis) catch from Mikawa Bay on cottonseed oil]
(Manten - Toyohashi-City)

Nagoya Convention & Visitors Bureau Director Award

Sweets Category:
-Oniman Madeleine [sweet potato madeleines fashioned as oni-manju cake]
(Showa - Inazawa-City)

Processed Food Category:
-Umia-Teba-Shoyu-Aji [soy sauce broth stewed chicken wings in conserve, 6 wings per package]
(Ishikon - Nagoya-CIty)

-Japan Travel and Tourism Association Chubu Chapter Director Award

Sweets Category:
-Wa-no-Nagomi-To [decorated sugar lumps]
(Komahei Kyubu Shouji - Nagoya-City)

Processed Food Category:
-Moriguchizuke Nama Furikake [individual serving-packed chopped pickled Moriguchi radish for topping on rice meals]
(Yamatoya Moriguchizuke Souhonke - Nagoya-City) (also recipient of the Nagoya City Mayor Award)

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