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Takoyaki, the great street snack that's fun to make at home

Takoyaki, the great street snack that's fun to make at home | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it
takoyaki_500.jpg [Note: I am reposting this article from the archives because of this paragraph. Several people have said in the comments that a Danish Æbleskiver or ebleskiver pan would be a good substitute for a takoyaki pan.
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33 Famous Japanese Snacks

33 Famous Japanese Snacks | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it
In Japan's consumer society products must be trendy to make the store shelves. Japanese snacks are no exception.
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Carnet Japonais : Les boîtes à bento

Carnet Japonais : Les boîtes à bento | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it
Cette semaine, la cuisine japonaise est à l'honneur. Partez à la découverte des bento, équivalent de notre "lunch-box" ou gamelle de nos grands-parents.
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Will Ninja Shoes Make You Run Faster?

Will Ninja Shoes Make You Run Faster? | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it
When Shigeki Tanaka, a 19-year-old Japanese man, won the Boston Marathon in 1951, it was a pretty big deal. Tanaka’s win wasn't just remarkable because he
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Japanese convenience store food and why it rocks

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Unlike the US where you might find a machine that squirts chili goo onto your nachos, Japanese convenience store food is edible and tasty.
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18 Kinds of Yakitori

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Yakitori is bit-sized food on skewers that's grilled over charcoal. Here's a list of the 18 most common types of Yakitori.
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shaping tomorrow - japanese culture by tim white

shaping tomorrow - japanese culture by tim white | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it
an intense, lightning fast experience of tokyo - highlighting the many contrasts of japanese society in a two and a half minute short film.
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【HD】How to make Sakura mochi 桜餅

Ingredients I used (5 ~ 10 pc) : 30g Shiratama flour : 40g sugar : 50g flour : 130ml water how to make sweet azuki beans oaste http://youtu.be/gXxAL5cR3cQ To...
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Hey You The Japanese Insult

Hey You The Japanese Insult | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it

It's no longer used by any Japanese people under 90 years old. It's the type of word a military officer would have used in WWII (when very angry). However, it still makes frequent appearances in anime and manga. The translation is a little disappointing — it means you.

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How to Make Churros チュロスの作り方 レシピ

How to Make Churros チュロスの作り方 レシピ | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it

This channel will show you how to cook Japanese Home Cooked Meals. Some are kawaii (cute) ♥

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How to Make Kawaii Melonpan (Recipe) かわいいメロンパンの作り方 (レシピ)

Here is the easy Kawaii (cute) Melonpan recipe that requires no rising. I received a lot of request for melonpan, but to tell the truth, I don't like to spen...
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LE THÉ JAPONAIS NADESHIKO – LA FRONTIÈRE ENTRE THÉ NOIR ET THÉ PU ER.

LE THÉ JAPONAIS NADESHIKO – LA FRONTIÈRE ENTRE THÉ NOIR ET THÉ PU ER. | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it

Nous avons découvert le thé Nadeshiko en 2010 dans sa phase expérimentale. Sans aucun doute en pénétrant dans le « sas » qui sépare la salle de transformation du thé et la pièce où l’on fait l’inoculation du champignon dans les feuilles, nous avions déjà l’impression d’avoir trouvé un autre beau projet !

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How to Make Japanese Yaki Gyoza (Fried Dumplings Recipe) 焼き餃子の作り方 (基本レシピ)

This is a very basic recipe for Gyoza (fried dumplings)! Gyoza is originally a Chinese dish, but it is very popular in Japan :) In the next video, I will sho...
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The joys of seaweed: Japan's healthy and delicious superfood

The joys of seaweed: Japan's healthy and delicious superfood | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it
Touted as the next big superfood, seaweed can be found in all kinds of Japanese meals—from salads, through soups and sushi, all the way to ice cream.
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Halloween Party Snacks ハロウィンパーティースナック

The winner for the cute cutters is ... Anne Marie! Congratulations and thank you for all the entries :) This giveaway was closed. Thank you for all the entri...
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Cute Toast Art – Le petit déjeuner japonais devient Kawaii

Cute Toast Art – Le petit déjeuner japonais devient Kawaii | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it
Après les bento customisés, voici la dernière mode en matière de kawaii food au japon : le "Cute Toast Art" !
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Eco Wrapping Samurai "Furoshiki: Ultimate Eco-Bag"

Watch me demonstrate how to use a furoshiki. A furoshiki is just a square piece of cloth. In traditional Japanese culture it was used to wrap and carry many things. As you can see, a furoshiki can take the place of throw-away plastic shopping bags. I want people everywhere to discover this simple eco-wrapping solution.

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Bottleware from recycled coke bottles

Bottleware from recycled coke bottles | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it

The contour Coca-Cola bottle has to be one of the most iconic beverage vessels in the world. But even when something is that established, it doesn’t mean it can’t be given new life sometimes when there is a great concept.

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Eyelash Art and Paper Lashes getting more popular in Japan

Eyelash Art and Paper Lashes getting more popular in Japan | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it

We’ve seen it around for a while overseas but we just read an interesting report about how so-called eyelash art is apparently starting to pick up more adopters among Japanese women in their twenties and thirties.

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The best sushi that isn’t raw fish

The best sushi that isn’t raw fish | What makes Japan unique | Scoop.it
Sushi is not raw fish. This is one of the biggest misnomers about Japan and it drives me crazy.
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