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Soma Yukihira's old man runs a small family restaurant in the less savory end of town. Aiming to one day surpass his father's culinary prowess, Soma hones his skills day in and day out until one day, out of the blue, his father decides to enroll Soma in a classy culinary school! Can Soma really cut it in a school that prides itself on a 10 percent graduation rate? And can he convince the beautiful, domineering heiress of the school that he belongs there at all?!
Both celebrate the delight and passion of cuisine and the artistry produced in the love of great food. Both Souma and Ken are great chefs capable of producing wonderous dishes from even the most simplistic of ingredients, to the amazement of their patrons.
The only difference is the time periods, with the focus of "Nobunaga" being more on the politics of the Eiroku-Genki eras of Japan.
Souma's visual style is very different to Nobunaga's, but they both share prominent evidence of their authors' passion and knowledge for food, making them both entertaining and informative.
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