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Best Restaurants in Japan for luxury travelers

Michelin Guide (fr. Michelin, Le Guide Rouge), sometimes also referred to as the “Red Guide” – the most famous and influential of restaurant ratings at the moment. The guide is available since 1900 and has a three-star system for evaluating restaurants. Japan has one of the highest densities of Michelin-starred restaurants in the world, with…

Japanese Katsudon

Featured Recipe: Japanese Katsudon

Here is a cooking tutorial on how to make Japanese katsudon (deep fried pork rice bowl) Here’s what you’re going to need 4 Boneless pork loin steaks 1 Egg Flour (for coating meat) Fresh bread crumbs (for coating meat) Salt and Pepper Finely shredded cabbage Freshly cooked white rice Ingredients for the sauce: Half of…

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Why Do We Love Japanese Spicy Mayo?

Most meals hinge on a singular element, a key ingredient that, if left out, causes the entire meal to fall out of balance. There is one recipe element for which this is almost always true for every recipe it is involved with: sauce. Sauce is more than a simple condiment or ingredient. In many recipes…

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5 Reasons Why Obesity Rate Is So Low In Japan

It is not the myth that obesity rate is so low in Japan. All the surveys that are conducted on the head account in various countries that are suffering with obesity have revealed that obesity rates are quite low in Japan. Let us look at the reasons for this wonderful fact about this country. Different…