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How Many of These 5 Facts About Japanese Hot Springs Do You Know?

Have you ever experienced bathing in a hot spring or onsen (温泉) in Japan? In the summer of 2016, I took my European husband to an onsen ryokan (温泉旅館), a Japanese-style hotel with hot springs. Apparently, his expectations were hugely betrayed in many ways. He had heard about onsen many times before but imagined something…
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Enjoy Eggs the Japanese Way With These 7 Dishes!

Japanese cuisine is well-reputed for its outstanding dishes, unique etiquette, and the wide variety! The Japanese restaurants are all over the world introducing Japan’s authentic taste to foreigners through delicious Sushi, Sashimi, Teppanyaki, Ramen, and more sold at restaurants all around the world. But who knew Japan had such a long history when it comes…

Making Ramen Eggs: 3 essential techniques to master in the Kitchen

Eggs to ramen are like Robin is to Batman. No ramen can shine without the prince of ramen toppings! Being the supporting star of the dish, eggs not only add contrast to the noodles and broth but are also a source of protein. Most importantly, the gooey yolk and delicately seasoned egg white are what…