Virtus. Virtuoso. Chiho Kanzaki.

Pen Online

Virtus. Virtuoso. Chiho Kanzaki.

Signatures

“I’m very flexible and go everywhere in search of inspiration—to Japan, Brazil, and Argentina…” says Chiho Kanzaki, the chef at the restaurant Virtus in Paris. In this episode, she shows us the joy she finds in discovering of new recipes.

Related Contents

KI NO BI: Pioneering Gin Episode 1

Craft gin is revolutionising the spirits industry, and The Kyoto Distillery is pioneering this territory. As Japan’s first dedicated gin distillery, The Kyoto Distillery incorporates botanicals and traditional gin…

The Music Behind the Music

In Japan, masters craft the treasured guitars of legendary musicians such as Paul McCartney, Graham Nash, and the God of Guitar himself, Carlos Santana. At Yairi Guitars, thirty master guitar makers apply their craft to…

Deco Tora: Techno on the Road

Short for “Decorative Truck,” Deco-Tora is a genre of custom trucks, which has been a popular sub-culture in Japan since the 1960s, among workers in the delivery service industry. Marker lights, painted containers, fun …