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Delicious or Just Disgusting

I am a little asian girl, Japanese to be specific. And as a little asian girl, I get curious as to what kind of unique foods are made in Japan. 354 more words

Fugu's Shirako

The testis of fugu are quite incredible, white and puffy filled with a milky and creamy substance.

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Shirako Fugu @ Matsukawa

The steaming-pipping hot shirako is always so hot it can scald your mouth. This was small enough to fit into a small sized yuzu together with a thickened dashi. 47 more words


Surprise Fish Sashimi @ Matsukawa

Sometimes you cannot recognize a fish when it’s served raw and this time I was stumped. The accompanying ponzu gave way for me to believe it is some kind of neutral tasting white fish that is best served this way. 29 more words

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Unidentified Food Objects

My last offering on life in Japan focussed on the key issue of language and the subsequent troubles I had to be understood in a country where practical English ability is largely non-existent. 1,334 more words