Japanese Navy Curry 2

Japanese Navy recipes of instant curry (海軍カレー)

Yokosuka is one of city name near Tokyo. There is American & Japanese navy(Actually Japanese has a self-defense force, not navy). The curry of this navy is known as delicious  and famous in Japan. 

Japanese navy has a curry lunch every Friday. Because they get loosen a sense of what day of the week it is during long voyages.

Japanese Navy Curry

Today, I introduce Japanese Navy curries.

Soukai-kan Hachijo pork curry (はちじょう)

Hachijo pork curry

“Soukai-kan (掃海艦)” means a minesweeper warship. This warship named after Hachijo island(八丈島)below Tokyo. 

What is this curry?​

Hachijo pork curry

This Yokosuka curry honpo is a pork curry, sweetened and full-bodied taste for the crew on board, a retort curry developed based on the recipe.

How's taste?

Hachijou & nan

I ate the curry on a naan (Indian flatbread) 😊 Japanese calls this is “Naan doc” like a hot doc.

Sensui-kan Uzushio chicken Curry (うずしお)

sensuikan Uzushio chicken curry

“Sensui-kan (潜水艦)” means submarine. “Uzushio (渦潮)” means Whirlpool.

What is this curry?​

sensuikan Uzushio chicken curry

This curry was made by a curry shop in Yokosuka called “Dobuita Shokudo Perry”. 

How's taste?

sensuikan Uzushio chicken curry

It’s a delicious chicken curry with a rich flavor and it is really filling😲

Goei-kan Yugiri beef curry (ゆうぎり)

Goeikan Yugiri beef curry

“Goei-kan (護衛艦)” means a convoy. “Yugiri (夕霧)” means evening fog. 

This convoy is powered by a Rolls-Royce spay.  RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 bumped into Kashima next to Yugiri 20 years ago when she called at an offshore ceremony in New York City on Independence Day.

I’m sure that was because she wanted to greet Her Majesty the Queen.

What is this curry?​

Goeikan Yugiri beef curry

This curry is made by the Mercure Hotel in Yokosuka, spicy beef curry with coffee as a secret ingredient.

How's taste?

Goeikan Yugiri beef curry

Real color is thicker brown. This is acquired taste😉

Goei-kan Kirishima pork curry (きりしま)

Goei-kan Kirishima pork curry

“Kirishima (霧島)” means Kirishima island in Kagoshima city, Kyushu. This island erupts almost daily. This is also convoy.

What is this curry?

Goei-kan Kirishima pork curry

This curry is made in cooperation with Hungries curry restaurant in Yokosuka, is a pork curry with a savory and deep flavor.

How's taste?

kirishima curry

There are some pork blocks in it and is very filling.
It live delicious up to Navy’s name😃

This recipe is made by recreating a recipe from the head chef who actually works aboard each ship.

When you go to Yokosuka city, please go there😉

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