For those of you who love sushi but always worry about being caught in some tragic faux pas, Japan Culture Lab has come to the rescue. Proper manners while eating at a sushi-ya sushi bar is serious matter so you may want to take notes while viewing their free eight minute video tutorial.
When I was growing up mom never once taught us the correct etiquette for pouring beer so I found the ‘Samurai Way’ to be quite an eye opener.
My recent obsession with the beauty of wagashi has led to finding a vast collection of delicious photos on Flickr. These artfully crafted sweets certainly deserve their own Kung Foodie gallery page. Titles provided by moi….your official Edible Arts Curator.
Hidden Passion by Princess
Modern Trio by Princess
Essence of Spring by Princess
Blushing Sorbet by Princess
Space Odyssey from Sakamencho