Hansuke Narahara

楢原半助, 大和越部藩士楢原半助
A samurai serving under Yamato Koshibe in the Bakumatsu era. As a result of coming from a family with a tradition of emphasis on food he has great culinary ability and earned the favour of his lord. One day while foraging for ingredients he fell into a well and was transported to the modern world. He is currently living with Kasumi and is in charge of cooking duty.