Nanbu Senbei, flour crackers are consumed not only for a snack but also as a staple diet & alcohol side dish in the southern part of Aomori. Senbei-Jiru is a soy sauce broth with vegetables, fish, meat and mushrooms adding cracked Nanbu Senbei in it. Crackers for Senbei-Jiru are plain called “Otsuyu-Senbei”. The best texture of Senbei in Senbei-Jiru is chewy like “al dente” in pasta.
Senbei-Jiru(UMAIMONO AOMORI:Aomori Product Information Website )