Tohoku Recipe: Kamaboko Puff

This article is written in both English and Thai บทความนี้มีทั้งภาษาอังกฤษและภาษาไทย Do you know Sasa-Kamaboko? Kamaboko is a kind of fish cake, which is a common food in Japan. In Sendai, there is one type of Kamaboko called Sasa-Kamaboko. Its shape looks like a bamboo leaf (Sasa means bamboo leaf). Sasa-Kamaboko is one of the most famous […]


Japan’s Largest Morning Market

I am not a morning person. Not by any means. So when it was suggested that I get up at half-past-stupid o’clock (5:30am) to go shopping, I wasn’t particularly enthused…until I saw this: Oh no, wait…!! I meant THIS: Every Sunday morning between March and December, the usually quiet Tatehana Wharf of Hachinohe City in Aomori […]