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Essential Tips on Eating Japanese Food the Proper Way

Japan has a wide variety of dishes that are well-loved by many people around the world. However, these foods come with common norms and customs which people should follow. Following local etiquette demonstrates manners and respect. These etiquettes are followed by using certain components, such as the proper way of sitting down, using chopsticks, and…

4 Mouth-Watering Gourmet Foods for You to Try in Kyoto

Calling all gourmet foodies! Kyoto (京都) is one of the best places for you to try mouth-watering dishes. The city has a wide range of tasty choices when it comes to elegant food culture, and it has an excellent selection of restaurants serving high-quality meals. This gives every visitor a chance to have a worthy…

3 Tokyo Sukiyaki Shops to Warm You Up This Winter

With the temperature dropping further day by day in this winter cold, surely something hot to eat is what we all want to have. And without a doubt, Japan has a number of dishes that could satisfy that need for heat. Nabe hotpots, ramen and other noodles and many more, you name it, Japan’s got…

3 Japanese Classics that Have Popular English Remakes

English songs are usually popular and covered by artists around the world, including Japanese artists. It is rare for the opposite to happen. However, these are some of the Japanese songs which have been covered in English! Ue wo Muite Arukou by Kyu Sakamato Ue wo Muite Arukou by Kyu Sakamato is one of the…

4 Wagyu Dishes Every Meat Lover Must Try When in Japan

Are you up for a food adventure in Japan? Then make sure not to miss the Wagyu (Japanese beef) dishes which are cooked in various ways for you to enjo — in a hotpot, as a steak or sushi. Wagyu beef, and especially the Kobe Beef, has become famously known worldwide for its quality so…

Taste the Best Sukiyaki in Tokyo and Learn to Cook it at Home!

Sukiyaki is a type of nabe or hotpot dish. It is perfect in the winter months as a tasty way to bring friends and family together. Sukiyaki is arguably the best known form of hotpot consumed in Japan today. Surprisingly sukiyaki has a relatively short history in Japan. After the introduction of Buddhism to Japan…

A Japanese Style House Party with Nabe!

What’s Nabe? Author’s photo Nabe is a type of Japanese cuisine named after the clay pot in which it is traditionally prepared. It features many fresh vegetables and mushrooms, centered around a main meat or seafood, heated in the nabs-pot over a burner that sits in the middle of the serving table, and is a…

The story behind the #1 hit song Sukiyaki

Song Sukiyaki has a remarkable story behind it – being a Japanese hit that became popular in the US even with having lyrics in Japanese that no one in the states could understand. The actor and singer Kyu Sakamoto was a star, and this song, known in Japan as “Ue O Muite Aruko,” was a…

Interesting History about Nabe, Japanese hot pot.

ja.wikipedia.org Nabe History Every winter, most of Japanese people eat something in “Nabe(=鍋)” In Japan there are many kind of Nabe per location. And Nabe have long history Since earthenware era. Nabe story date back to Earthenware, which was 206. AC. That period could see the clay figure and tumulus. In addition earthenware also showed…

Japanese fondues, strongly recommended culinary experiences!

Japan has two tasty types of fondues which are called ‘Sukiyaki’(すき焼き) and ‘Shabu-Shabu’ (しゃぶしゃぶ). These fondues are quite similar however the Sukiyaki is considered as sweeter than the Shabu-Shabu. It is pretty good to eat that kind of food during winter with family and friends. Sukiyaki dianliwenmi.com/postimg_400180.html About the Sukiyaki, there is a soup prepared…