Shredded Kombu true
Fresh from the sea.
Kombu (kelp) is an indispensable staple in Japanese cooking. This variety is prized for its fragrant bouquet -- it produces clear, mellow, rich stock for ramen, stews, and more. Because the dried kombu is shredded, it releases maximum umami flavor into stock, and also helps create dashi stock more quickly.
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