kaiseki

Main Entry:  kaiseki
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a type of multicourse Japanese meal offering small dishes; a Japanese tasting menu
Example:  In the present day, kaiseki is a type of art form that balances the taste, texture, appearance, and colors of food.2. To this end, only fresh seasonal ingredients are used and are prepared in ways that aim to enhance their flavor.
Etymology:  1920
Usage:  cooking
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