Good Standard Breakfast @ Shikisai Ryokan on 13Oct2016 – Day 2 Nikko

shikisai-breakfast

shikisai japanese breakfast

next morning we had breakfast at 8am on 13.10,2016. ^^

it was some redemption (though only breakfast). 🙂

i would put this breakfast up there, as meeting the standard this ryokan should offer la. 🙂

shikisai-dining-hall

shikisai dining hall

nice dining hall, and in the morning light, a different feel – bright, “airy”, feels expansive looking out at the greens. would have been lots better if they were koyo colours & momiji of course. sigh!

appetizers-fish-roe-marinated-herrings-etc

appetizers=fish roe, marinated herrings etc

the appetizer dish included fish roe & a marinated herrings dish (both were very nice) & some gluten. 🙂

salad

salad

salad was good also, with the orange thing some savoury stuff. good! 🙂

onsen-egg

onsen egg

onsen egg maybe ordinary, but it’s my perennial favourite. 🙂

steamed-dish-yuba

steamed yuba dish

wife liked this steamed yuba dish a lot.

and it was very good la! 🙂

soup

clear soup with nori

there was a packet of nori (seaweed) on the table. i added some to the clear soup & some to my rice.

steamed-egg

steamed tofu

the steamed tofu dish was very good too.

steamed-tofu

steamed tofu

especially when added to the sauce & taken together.

steamed-cod

steamed cod

additionally we had a steamed cod.

steamed-cod2

steamed cod

this method of preparation similar to the beef last evening, just placed on a oppa leave & light up below & covered. maybe steamed/simmered?

the cod was pre treated, quite often the case including in bentos.

steamed-cod3

steamed cod

it was nice & tasty.

dessert

red bean dessert

& ended with a simple red bean dessert.

this breakfast was not luxurious, but the food items were certainly tasty & delicious, and adequate, and so it meet the standard for breakfast for such a ryokan like shikisai, where the kaiseki diner did not la.

c.h.e.f andy

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