Native title: 天皇の料理番
Also Known as: Emperor’s Cook
Aired: Apr 26, 2015 to Jul 12, 2015
Aired On: Sunday
Duration: 54 min.
Tokuzo Akiyama is a young man living in a rural area. One day, he eats cutlet. That experience leads him to become a cook for western style food. He first goes to Tokyo and then Paris, France to learn about the culinary arts. Fighting against discrimination and prejudice, he becomes a chef at the Hotel Ritz in Paris, France. At the age of 26, he becomes the chef for the Emperor of Japan.