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Especially since the rise of sushi onto the international scene, many people around the world have become familiar with wasabi, a plant known to some as “Japanese horseradish.” That name might help to explain the power of the spice itself, but not … [Read more...] about 10 Wasabi Snacks to Spice Up Your Life & Clear Your Sinuses
When it comes to cooking Japanese food, having the proper Japanese kitchenware is just as important as the ingredients. From the materials used to the simple designs employed, each tool underpins the methods and flavors of traditional Japanese … [Read more...] about 9 Japanese Kitchenware for Mastering Japanese Cooking
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Your mind and stomach will question reality upon first seeing a Japanese fake food display. Whether hotdog or hamburger, risotto or ramen, it looks good enough to eat—an illusion that is only broken when you reach out and touch it, discovering the … [Read more...] about The Japanese Fake Food Display: An (In)edible Culinary Art Form
Since the launch of the Pokemon anime series in 1997, Japan’s shelves have been rife with cute merchandise. Toys, stationary, clothing—you name it, it's been done. You can take Pokemon home with you, and you can even choose to eat him! Pokemon … [Read more...] about Pokemon Candy: Candies & Snacks have never been this Cute!