Posted on March 9, 2013

A to Wa of Japan: Week 10

A to Wa of Japan: Week 10

It’s time for A to Wa of Japan again! Last week’s post was about things beginning with く (ku) and we looked at Kurashiki (倉敷). This week we are looking at things beginning with け (ke). A big thank you to everyone who joined in with suggestions this week: lovelycomplex22 suggested kekkonshiki (結婚式 / wedding ceremony); shiotadesu suggested kegani (ケガニ / horesehair crab), Kenroku-en (兼六園 / … Continue reading

Monthly Recipe: Tohoku Traditional Soup

Monthly Recipe: Tohoku Traditional Soup

I recently came across a lovely new recipe book – The Friendly Japanese Cookbook. The Friendly Japanese Cookbook is “not only a good recipe book, but also a good way to help Japan”, it says on the cover – and it’s true. The book costs £5, and all proceeds go to the charity Seven Beach … Continue reading