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9 Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Instant Ramen

There’s a reason why over 100 billion servings of instant ramen are consumed worldwide every year. Instant ramen is cheap, easy to make, and tastes delicious. From the grocery stores of Nairobi to the...

Greenwich Street

by farthing 17 hours ago

Any Japanese restaurants between Wall Street subway station and 80 Greenwich Street?

Shottsuru! Where can I find it on line?

by vessalamonti 6 years ago

Hi, I'm looking for shottsuru (Japanese fish sauce) on line and I can't find it. Any suggestions?

Sushi Tokami

by Thetrashmouth 14 days ago

Hi all, First post here. I have a trip to Japan (Tokyo/Kyoto/Osaka) planned in May. Through the combined efforts of various concierge services, I managed to secure seats at some great places (De...

Substitute for Okara (soy bean pulp)

by ulurujamman 14 days ago

Hi, I'm trying to make a recipe for buta no kakuni I found in an issue of the Japanese magazine Dancyu; at one point it calls for the pork belly to be simmered for 2 hours together with a quanti...

dosankos japanese restaurant

by newtofood 9 years ago

I'm heading to new york this weekend and it has been years since I've been to dosankos (48th and madison i think). i know there were a couple of them, but it seems they all went out of business. ...

2019 Tokyo Food Crawl - Day 9 Lunch - Japanese-style pasta in Azabujuban

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 30 days ago

Living here in Toronto, one of my favorite go-to place for a delicious and amazing, value-for-money 'fusion' meal is at J-Town's 'Shiso Tree'. Running at around $15, their luncheon combo of soup, s...

Delicious (oishii) Japanese Food

by EvadSirrah 1 month ago

Check out this Youtube channel for some amazing food videos, first stop - Japan!

2019 Tokyo Food Crawl – Day 6 Dinner: "YORONIKU," Michelin 1* Yakiniku

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 month ago

Ever since I had my first initial baptism at Tokyo’s Yakiniku Jumbo Shirokane years ago, I was instantly converted into an addict for fine quality Japanese Yakiniku! The smoky, melt-in-the-mouth, c...

Help finding Japanese ingredients in US

by JTpearl 3 years ago

I've been scouring stores in NYC for a couple of japanese ingredients: 1. red rice vinegar (akazu) 2. white kelp (battera kombu) Checked out dainobu, sunrise mart & midoriya, but no luck. Als...

Ideas for fig miso?

by LilOozyCheese 2 months ago

I recently ordered a jar of fig miso from Namikura Miso Company. It has an incredible savory Fig Newton flavor, but now that it's here I realize I have no idea what to do with it. Besides savory "F...

Some of my Singapore restaurants' reviews

by Bu Pun Su 3 years ago

Under the new Chowhound forums format, sometimes I got difficulties to find the old reviews of certain restaurants. Because of this, I created this new thread for some of my foodie adventures in Si...

Nichi Bei Bento Box Mochiko Chicken Fundraiser, March 10

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Sunday, March 10, 2019 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Konko Church of San Francisco 1755 Laguna St., S.F. Japantown $13 advance/ $15 day of (limited) (advanced sales MUST BE ordered by Thursday, March 7,...

Making daifuku mochi

by tetraneutron 2 months ago

I want to make sweet, filled, daifuku mochi. You know, the stuff you get in Chinese or Japanese bakeries, usually around this time of year, sweet rice flour balls filled with red bean paste or grou...

Where can I get great tonkatsu in the bay area?

by xkdjs 3 months ago

After coming back from a roadtrip to LA, I am trying to find great tonkatsu in the bay area that has similar quality to those served at Kagura in Torrance. It's very difficult to get tonkatsu just ...

Kurogi - Meal at JPY 45,000 excluding drink! Is the food and experience worth it?!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 3 months ago

Running into some minor problems regarding some of our reservations, hence seeking contingency - Option B, just in case?! One such scenario is our Kaiseki option 'Ishikawa'. For some reason thei...

Iki Restaurant - Flushing

by Pookipichu 4 years ago

Iki is a new Japanese restaurant in Flushing, located in the still-under-construction plaza across the street from Spicy Tasty, fairly close to the subway station. The restaurant is modern in de...

Hibiki, Markham - Overpriced, run-of-the-mill ingredients, mediocre tasting Japanese Cuisine operated by Chinese!

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 4 months ago

We payed this relatively new place a visit after seeing photos posted by a friend. Though the photos showed the overall decor of the place to be quite attractive, however, based on the border-line ...

What Asian foodstuffs are difficult to find/in demand in Amsterdam?

by pinkpajamas 5 months ago

I'm considering sending a care package to the Netherlands to a Korean-Japanese-Chinese food enthusiast. Is there anything that's scarce/difficult to find/sought after that would make my gift super ...

'Konjiki Ramen, North York' - A detailed Review with Photos

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 1 year ago

I decided to start a new stand-alone post of this new Ramen place since attempt to tag on to existing post by Notorious P.I.G somehow did not allow me to attach my array of photos? Based on thei...

Oct 28: Ginza Food Bazaar at the Fresno Betsuin Family Dharma Center (Clovis)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Sun, October 28, 2018 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM PDT Ginza Food Bazaar "Event will feature delicious food, cultural demos such as Bonsai, Taiko and Calligraphy, an Asian gift store, a raffle and a B...