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14 Types of Japanese Food You Must Know (日本料理)

Bento, Sushi, Kaiseki…Although there are many kinds of Japanese foods. How many kinds do you know them? Today, I introduce the typical Japanese food types. Contents Japanese food typeSushi (寿司 / 鮨)Kaiseki ryori (懐石料理)Ryakushiki-kaiseki (略式懐石)kaiseki ryori for Party (会席料理)Donburimono (丼物)Bento (弁当)Ori (折り)Makunouchi Bento (幕の内弁当)Makunouchi bento recipeShokadou Bento (松花堂弁当)Bento recipeMother’s voiceEkibenEkiben mannerAgemono (揚げ物)Nabe ryori (鍋料理)Nabe bugyo …

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izakaya

Japanese recommend Izakaya in TOKYO (居酒屋)

Japanese style Sake pub is called an Izakaya. Haven’t you been to there yet?New Yorkers call Izakaya not Japanese pub.I guess Sakagura on 43rd is the best in U.S.A! Today, I talk about real Izakaya in Japan. Contents Izakaya Rule in JapanOshibori & Water (おしぼりと水)Otoshi (お通し)How to payNo EnglishAre kudasaiNo chip, VAT8%Hashigosake (はしご酒)Izakaya Information in TOKYO depending on …

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Metaphor

Comparing the parables each country and Japan

In Japan, when we saw someone was beaten up terribly, we say “You look like a potato”, but our neighbour country, Korean says “like a flounder”. Expression is different from each country. Today, I’d like to introduce some metaphors through foods in Japan and the world. Contents EggsHiyokkoTaifu no tamagoPacked like oil sardinesNonsenseUglyDangobana(団子鼻)StupidTako bustard!! (タコ野郎)PoisonLucky …

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