Acrid

 


Kampo Dietary Therapy
ItemCategoryThermal NatureFlavor
Red WineBeverages (alcoholic)WarmBitter, acrid, sweet
SakeBeverages (alcoholic)WarmSweet, acrid, bitter
ShochuBeverages (alcoholic)WarmAcrid, sweet
CoffeeBeverages (non-alcoholic)WarmBitter, acrid
Jasmine blossoms teaBeverages (non-alcoholic)WarmAcrid
Cheese (goat’s milk)Dairy Products and EggsWarmAcrid, salty, sweet
Cheese (sheep’s milk)Dairy Products and EggsWarmAcrid, salty, sweet
Kumquat (kinkan)FruitsWarmAcrid, sweet, sour
HorseMeatCoolAcrid, bitter
Cider VinegarOils and vinegarsNeutralSour, acrid
Soybean oilOils and vinegarsWarmAcrid, sweet
LavenderSpices and herbsCoolBitter, acrid
MarjoramSpices and herbsCoolAcrid
MintSpices and herbsCoolAcrid
PeppermintSpices and herbsCoolAcrid
Black PepperSpices and herbsHotAcrid
Cayenne pepper (Chili pepper)Spices and herbsHotAcrid
CinnamonSpices and herbsHotAcrid, sweet
Pepper, white (fully ripe, seasoning, not bell pepper)Spices and herbsHotAcrid
Sichuan pepper (Szechuan pepper, sansho)Spices and herbsHotAcrid
OreganoSpices and herbsNeutralAcrid, bitter
Anise (aniseed)Spices and herbsWarmAcrid, sweet
BasilSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
Caraway seedSpices and herbsWarmAcrid, sweet
CardamomSpices and herbsWarmAcrid, aromatic
CloveSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
CuminSpices and herbsWarmAcrid, sweet
CurrySpices and herbsWarmAcrid, bitter
FennelSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
Fenugreek seedSpices and herbsWarmBitter, acrid
GarlicSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
GingerSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
HorserasdishSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
Juniper berrySpices and herbsWarmAcrid, bitter
Mugwort (yomogi)Spices and herbsWarmBitter, acrid
Mustard (prepared)Spices and herbsWarmAcrid, bitter
Mustard SeedsSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
NutmegSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
RosemarySpices and herbsWarmAcrid
SaffronSpices and herbsWarmSweet. Acrid
SageSpices and herbsWarmBitter, acrid
SpearmintSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
Star aniseed (Illicium verum, hakkaku)Spices and herbsWarmAcrid, sweet
TarragonSpices and herbsWarmBittter, acrid
ThymeSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
TurmericSpices and herbsWarmAcrid, bitter
WasabiSpices and herbsWarmAcrid
WatercressVegetableCoolAcrid, bitter
Coriander (Cilantro)VegetableWarmAcrid
DillVegetableWarmAcrid
Arugula (rocket, rucola)VegetablesCoolAcrid, bitter
Burdock root (gobo)VegetablesCoolAcrid, bitter
LovageVegetablesCoolBitter, acrid
Radish (daikon)VegetablesCoolAcrid, sweet
Turnip (white turnip, kabu)VegetablesCoolAcrid, bitter
CarrotVegetablesNeutralSweet, acrid
Chrysanthemum greens (Shungiku)VegetablesNeutralAcrid, sweet
Green pepperVegetablesNeutralAcrid, sweet
KaleVegetablesNeutralAcrid, sweet
Kohlrabi (German turnip)VegetablesNeutralAcrid, sweet, bitter
ParsnipVegetablesNeutralSweet, bitter, acrid
Taro (Satoimo)VegetablesNeutralAcrid
Bay leaf (bay laurel)VegetablesWarmAcrid, bitter
Chinese leek (garlic chives, nira)VegetablesWarmAcrid
LeekVegetablesWarmAcrid, sweet
Mustard greenVegetablesWarmAcrid
OnionVegetablesWarmAcrid, Sweet
ParsleyVegetablesWarmAcrid
Rakkyo (Allium chinense)VegetablesWarmAcrid, bitter
Scallion (green onion)VegetablesWarmAcrid
ShisoVegetablesWarmAcrid