“Mehari-zushi” Rice Ball wrapped in “Yamato-Mana” Nappa

In Japan there are many vriety kinds of Nappa greens, this is one of them “Yamamo-Mana”

“Yamato-Mana” is a traditional vegetable in Nara Prefecture.   * Yamato is an old name of Nara.

Yamato-Mana Nappa
Yamato-Mana Nappa
This is a rice ball wrapped in “Yamato-Mana” marinated in salty and soy sauce broth.
"Mehari-zushi" Rice Ball wrapped in "Yamato-Mana" Nappa

・Yamato-Mana
is one of traditional greens in Japan, that was written in “Kojiki” book in A.C. 712. 大和まな(やまとまな)
・Mehari-zushi
is a rice ball wrapped with pickled Yamato-Mana, it’s very similar with Takana-Onigiri. めはり寿司(めはりずし)
・Nappa
is collectively means of greens. 菜っ葉(なっぱ)