Dashi and Umami: like a science experiment
“What causes food to become more delicious?” If you think of that, the answer may be “umami”. Nowadays, the word umami has spread all over […]
Why do Japanese people slurp noodles?
You may have already been surprised by someone making slurping noises while they are eating noodles, but that is common among Japanese people, and even […]
Japanese Chopstick Etiquette
Chopsticks, which are called “Hashi” in Japanese, are one of the most important parts of Japan’s food culture. Although there are several theories about the […]
Zen Road Trip
Do you like watching YouTube, and want to relax?One of my friends has her own YouTube channel, and this video shows Shibu onsen in Yamanouchi […]