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San-ga-nichi, Nanakusa, and Kagami Biraki: January’s Holidays in Japan

7 Jan

  In Japan, the month of January is unique because there are 3 commemorative dates for Japanese culture: San Ga Nichi, the first three days of the new year; Nanakusa, when the Japanese eat seven herb porridge; and Kagami Biraki, the opening of the mochi.   Holidays in Japan   Throughout the country, most of […]

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The importance of Green Tea in Japanese Culture

17 Dec

Green tea is an essential part of Japanese culture and history. So much so that there is an entire day dedicated to celebrating it!    Green tea is essential not only at mealtime but in everyday life   Green tea is incorporated into the daily life of most Japanese people. It is often consumed several […]

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Japanese Street Food

10 Dec

Japanese cuisine is incredibly delicious, and the best part is that you can find something delicious in a wide variety of prices.    The street food is also very tasty. We bring you a small list of Japanese street food that you should try, keep reading!   Japanese Street food   -Yakisoba: sautéed noodles, usually […]

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How to Properly Eat Sushi

26 Nov

Today we bring you some tips that it’s good to know when facing a sushi tray. Above all, if you want to be an expert or master the always delicate subject of Japanese etiquette and protocol.   How to eat sushi   From softer to greasier fish, and from more delicate flavors to more intense […]

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Drinking in Japan: Check These Tips!

21 Nov

Are you visiting Japan? Or maybe you already live in the country. Here are some practical rules to follow for drinking etiquette.   In general, Japanese society is quite indulgent with the manners of foreigners. As long as you try to stick to the way things usually are done and don’t get confused, you’re probably […]

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Asian Influences in Peru

12 Nov

Asian immigrants in Peru, mainly Chinese and Japanese, make up 5% to 7% of the total population, which in proportion to the general population is one of the largest in the entire Latin American nation.   Asian Influences   Nikkei kitchen    The idiosyncrasy of Peruvian cuisine is based on different aspects. Peru has a […]

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Japanese Dining Etiquette: Table Manners

5 Nov

You may have read or heard that locals have their ways when dining, especially in public places.    Whether eating in traditional or luxury restaurants, it’s essential to know the basic table etiquette to help make the food pleasant and pleasurable.   Today we’ll show you the Japanese table manners.   Japanese table manners   […]

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10 Traditional Japanese Foods and Dishes

31 Oct

Japanese food is one of the most popular cuisines in the world.   “Based on rules of five, traditional Japanese cuisine, or washoku, emphasizes variety and balance. This is achieved through the use of five colors (black, white, red, yellow, and green), five cooking techniques (raw, grilled, steamed, boiled, and fried foods), and five flavors […]

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Japanese Culture in Peru

8 Aug

Know the relationship between the country of the rising sun and the Andean country, emphasizing its influence on gastronomy.

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