Soul Food of Hiroshima
Soul Food of Hiroshima “Okonomi-yaki”
The history of Okonomi-yaki is back to the year of World WarⅡ. After the War, Hiroshima city was burned‐out by atomic bomb, and people have nothing to eat. American government distribute flour for their food. Although Japanese staple food was rice, people think out how to use this flour as delicious food. They made thin pancake with those flours and put some vegetables and seafood. This is origin of Okonomi-yaki.
Based on the soy sauce, people create western style sauce. That is also origin of the sauce of Okonomiyaki. Okonomi-yaki is Best much with Beer!!