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Spring rolls

On the same trip to the Asian market that I gathered supplies for sushi, I also purchased some spring roll wrappers.

It is amazing how sturdy, yet flexible these wrappers are!   224 more words


Achievements: Unlocked

It is not an understatement to say that I love food. I am especially fond of pastries and Japanese cuisine. Amusingly, the shojo manga Mixed Vegetables  255 more words

Life Challenges

Tonkotsu Kazan Ramen

Was busy meddling with my blog theme so I put off blogging and now I have so many to blog about T_T
Ok I’ll do this reverse chronologically… so the title won’t make sense until halfway. 1,812 more words


Okura "tsukimi" vegetarian soba for Mid autumn festival

Tsukimi means moon gazing in Japanese, and Mid autumn festival (lunar 8th month) includes moon watching in the full moon evening.

At the same time, a poached egg with egg yolk uncovered by its egg white, a sunny side up or a raw egg yolk on top of some dish is called “Tsukimi” as well. 101 more words

Photo Diary

Slicing Cucumber Raised To An Art Form-REALLY!

I never know what an email or Facebook post from Gail is going to bring!  I do know that most likely it will be something so interesting that I’m going to want to put it on my blog and today is no exception.  133 more words


黒ハンバーグ!BURGER IS THE NEW BLACK: Behold, the Kuro Pearl Burger

An enviable assignment for Japan Real Time‘s Jun Hongo:

Burger King Japan has a strategy when it comes to its new hamburger menu: … 304 more words


Ippudo Sydney.

There are not many occasions where you are encouraged to make loud slurping noises as you eat, but here at Ippudo, they’re all about making your ramen experience complete. 987 more words