Set within the Kaga Domain in the Edo Period. Oharu is an excellent cook and recognized for her skills. Due to her cooking talents, she marries Yasunobu, who is an heir in the Funaki family. The Funaki family serves as the cook for the Kaga Domain. Nevertheless, Yasunobu himself is a terrible cook. With the help of Oharu's mother-in-law Mitsuru, she begins to teach Yasunobu how to cook.

  1. Yuzo Asahara

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Yukiko Yamamuro


  3. Michio Kashiwada


Top Billed Cast

  1. Aya Ueto

    Aya Ueto

    Oharu Funaki

  2. Kengo Kora

    Kengo Kora

    Yasunobu Funaki

  3. Kimiko Yo

    Kimiko Yo

    Mitsuru Funaki

  4. Toshiyuki Nishida

    Toshiyuki Nishida

    Dennai Funaki

  5. Yui Natsukawa

    Yui Natsukawa


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A Tale of Samurai Cooking - A True Love Story
A Tale of Samurai Cooking - A True Love Story



Original Title 武士の献立

Status Released

Release Information

  • December 14, 2013


Original Language Japanese

Runtime 2h 2m

Budget -

Revenue -



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