Barbequeued Eels in Yanagawa

Yanagawa is a city in the southern part of Fukuoka Prefecture. We drove there to sample the local speciality – barbequeued eels.

Barbequeued eels

(Actually, I don’t know for sure that they are “barbequeued”, but they taste like it. Perhaps with more of a smoky flavour.) They’re served in a wooden box, on a bed of rice, with thinly sliced omelette on top.

Aside from the eels, Yanagawa is famous for its 470km of canals. We had planned to take a tour on one of the donkobune canal boats, but found that we didn’t have enough time. Maybe next time…

Previously:

Advertisements

Tags: , , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s