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1|imageslimNika TresorLV.23 13 3
Ramen is a super versatile dish – you can customize pretty much everything about it. You could have a richer or lighter broth to start with, have it seasoned with salt, miso, or soy sauce, add however much spiciness you prefer, and even choose the firmness of the noodles. However, we’re not here ...more...
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1|imageslimClaudia MitsuLV.53 32 3
It sounds too good to be true, but two of the most famous sweets souvenir from Japan met up on a great collaboration. On one hand we have the fluffy yummy cake in banana shape and taste called Tokyo  Banana. On the other hand we have KitKat, the famous chocolate and wafers snack which is well-kno...more...
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1|imageslimMike BosackLV.71 6 3
It would seem that food truck culture is really gaining worldwide acceptance.  What started as fast food on wheels has reached gourmet proportions, and this trend has been picking up in Japan. Of course, it would be false to assume that Japan has not always had a food truck culture--they just did...more...
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1|imageslimSherilyn SiyLV.61 35 2
For four and a half years, we passed the sign to Chez Noir and ignored it, dismissing it as one of those cute little home cafes in the backwoods, only to find that the joke had been on us.From the outside, Chez Noir's ivy-covered facade looks only ever so slightly different from its neighboring h...more...
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1|imageslimDonna RhaeLV.55 384 5
IntroductionDuring those cold winter months there is nothing better than coming home from a long cold day to your mom cooking some homemade chicken noodle soup. The combination of warm chicken broth, roasted chicken and vegetables immediately defrost you and make you forget about the days trouble...more...
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1|imageslimMike BosackLV.71 28 7
It's a self-indulgent quest of mine to make sure that I share all the best Japanese desserts I encounter with the Odigo community.  I focus on things that almost anyone visiting Japan will be able to find, so no, I don't just tell you about a tiny shop in a back alley of Koide City (even though I...more...
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1|imageslimNika TresorLV.23 582 7
Being a generation of Instagrammers and social media addicts, it’s only natural that we are attracted to photogenic foods and drinks. Japan has mastered the art of visually appealing food - just look at all the theme cafes and the ingenious menus they come up with! However, you don’t have to stic...more...
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1|imageslimNgoc HuynhLV.19 45 5
On January 2017, my boyfriend Mike and I bought our first ever tickets to Japan. The logical next step after that was to make reservations for Kichi Kichi (キチキチ). I'd seen videos all over the internet of the red knit beanie-donning chef Yukimura Motokichi slicing the fluffy omelette in half, so y...more...
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1|imageslimKim BLV.86 47 5
If you're like me, you love finding coffee shop gems when you travel. Getting a head start on the day with some caffeine is the best way to fuel up for a day of exploring in my opinion! If you want to find a latte that will give you a bit of cheer first thing in the morning, then a great place to...more...
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1|imageslimMike BosackLV.71 266 9
Are you a Matcha Man (or woman)?Do you find regular coffee matcha do about nothing?Intrigued by green tea but don’t know matcha ‘bout it?All puns aside, I love matcha.  I drink it everyday, and not for the new age medicinal reasons (even though it is good for you), I just enjoy the flavor.  As a ...more...