Come over my house and we'll cook up a tiny Re-Ment dinner
...do you prefer Japanese
cuisine? Maybe something European or Chinese
? Perhaps fresh from the farm
? Save room for Decoration Cake
and Gummy Crepes
for desert. RRcherrypie's
YouTube channel has served up mesmerizing meals to millions. [more inside]
Japanese Element Symbols
is an introduction for non-Japanese to the Japanese language through Kanji symbols
, its alphabet
, elements of Japan's culture
, and what to expect on the culinary front
A site in Japanese which (appears to) chronicle one bento-crazed artisan's daily lunch-making ritual. Let no lunch be without novelty! You don't need to be able to read the text to get a perverse kick out of the images. [more inside]
If you've ever wondered how sumotori achieve their epic
bulk, this article from Gastronomica
details the complex preparation and serving rituals of the (perhaps not
) delicious, protein-rich chunky soup that's the staple of their diet (with recipe helpfully included).
Fingertip found in a Japanese Rice Ball.
In other news, the feds are thinking about investigating rumors about dead bodies being stored inside the biggest ball of twine in Minnesota
"People can eat Godzilla and become energetic and powerful. It's got dreams mixed in with fun," Takara spokeswoman Yoko Watanabe said Tuesday.
Do I even need to comment? They've chopped up Godzilla and they're eating him. Where's Greenpeace when you need them? (Of course, maybe it's the pseudo-Godzilla from the recent American picture...I'd feel less bad about that.)