On November 8, 2023, the first day of winter, one of the 24 solar terms, pickling season for the winter delicacy ''Senmaizuke'' reached its peak. At a pickle company in Sakyo Ward, Kyoto City, craftsmen in happi coats energetically cut Shogoin turnips and stacked them in barrels.

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