This NTV Spring 2007 drama consisted of 11 episodes and was set in an Italian restaurant named "Trattoria Baccanale" (first hint). Arashi's Matsumoto Jun played the lead character Ban Shogo who moved to Tokyo from Fukuoka to become a great cook and worked at the restaurant which allowed him to learn from and work with many people. Co-stars included Ichimura Masachika, Uchida Yuki, Karina, Sato Ryuta, Sasaki Kuranosuke, Hosshan, Mukai Osamu, Kitamura Kazuki, Fukiishi Kazue, Yo Kimiko, Toda Keiko, Ikeuchi Hiroyuki etc. The theme song of the title sung by Arashi was "We can make it!" (second hint).
And this is the leaderboard at the end of Round 7 (players with at least 10 points):
AlexAndrA ☆ 玉森
Audrey Lilian Cussoy
As I promised, the weekend rounds will be easier than usual so you will probably be able to guess the answer faster too. Round 8 is based on the photo above so if you know the answer, please send your answer to me quickly. You will earn 5 points for this round as long as your answer reaches me before I release the first clue. Do make full use of this opportunity to chalk up these "easy" points which can boost your ranking in the leaderboard!
UPDATE 1: For those who need a helping hand, here is the first hint:
Rhapsody in Blue
If you get the correct answer from now till the next hint is revealed, you will earn 3 points.
UPDATE 2: For those who have yet to send the correct answer for this round to me, this is your final chance and the last hint:
Ryutaro & Kiyora
If you answer this correctly before 11.59pm (GMT +8), you will earn 1 point.