It’s a Bird. It’s a Plane! It’s a… What’s a Potato Bean?
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It’s a Bird. It’s a Plane! It’s a… What’s a Potato Bean?

By Genevieve Mollitor You ever find yourself walking through the supermarket and questioning everything you thought you knew about life? Σ( ̄□ ̄;) Unfamiliar foods and magical combinations of flavors await your every turn! Like the American Groundnut, for example. AKA Potato Bean, Apios Americana, Hopniss, etc. (アピオス in Japanese). Continue reading

It’s the Stove of Legends!
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It’s the Stove of Legends!

By Genevieve Mollitor You’re nabe gonna believe this stewpendous thing called Nabemono all these Japanese are raving about! The quintessential winter comfort food of Japan, Nabemono, or Nabe for short, is the perfect food to warm yourself up on those excruciatingly chilly nights. It’s a great food to gather round with a group of friends, or simply make a … Continue reading