Being Snobby About Japanese Food


Right before the whole Tofugu team left for Japan, we decided to try a nearby Japanese restaurant right here in the US. Even though we were a little apprehensive about eating there, we decided to give it a try anyway. What … [Read more...]

Hashi’s Ramen Survival Guide


There's no Japanese food I'm more obsessed with than ramen. It's cheap, delicious, and has enough variations to keep me interested and coming back for more. Even though ramen is originally from China and was once called … [Read more...]

Why Japan Loves Iron Chef


Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you what you are. -Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin To some people, Iron Chef was just a TV show. It ran for about a decade in Japan and had a few, less successful spinoffs around the … [Read more...]