Sauce katsudon: Fukui’s soul food

This is Sauce katsudon.
This is Sauce katsudon. (source: Fukui Photo Gallery)


If you’re interested in Japanese food, you might know katsudon (カツ丼), which is a bowl of rice with a pork cutlet, egg, and vegetables on top.

However, in Fukui Prefecture “katsudon” refers to a specific variety called sauce katsudon (ソースカツ丼). This is Fukui’s local specialty and is very well known there. read more