懐石料理

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かい
Grade: S
せき
Grade: 1
りょう
Grade: 4

Grade: 2
Alternative spelling
懷石料理 (kyūjitai)
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Etymology[edit]

From homophone 会席料理 by substituting kanji; attributed to Sen no Rikyu, 16th century tea master. Equivalent to 懐石 (kaiseki, simple meal served before a tea ceremony) +‎ 料理 (ryōri, cooking, cuisine).

Noun[edit]

(かい)(せき)(りょう)() (kaisekiryōri

  1. kaiseki, a Japanese cuisine