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Kampo Dietary Therapy
ItemCategoryThermal NatureFlavor
Green teaBeverages (non-alcoholic)ColdBitter, sweet, astringent
Asari clam (Japanese littleneck)Fish and SeafoodColdSweet, salty
Basket clams (shijimi)Fish and SeafoodColdSweet, salty
CaviarFish and SeafoodColdSalty
CrabFish and SeafoodColdSweet, salty
Hamaguri (Meretrix lusoria)Fish and SeafoodColdSalty
MisoFlavouringsColdSalty
GrapefruitFruitsColdSweet, sour
KiwiFruitsColdSweet, sour
Persimmon (Japanese Persimmon, kaki)FruitsColdSweet, astringent
WatermelonFruitsColdSweet
Agar (kanten)SeaweedsColdSweet
HijikiSeaweedsColdSalty
Kelp (kombu, konbu)SeaweedsColdSalty
NoriseaweedsColdSweet, salty
Myoga ginger (Zingiber mioga)Spices and herbsColdBitter, sweet
SaltSpices and herbsColdSalty
AsparagusVegetablesColdSweet, bitter
Bamboo ShootsVegetablesColdSweet
Bitter melon (Goya)VegetablesColdSweet, bitter
CucumberVegetablesColdSweet, bitter
RhubarbVegetablesColdSour
Rhubarb rootVegetablesColdBitter