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Pears. Sake-poached and hidden under a blanket of Sake Zabaglione

As one is always wont to say after disappearing from one’s blog for an extended period of time, I did not mean to be away for this long. 767 woorden meer


Brad Pitt Is Not Answering Angelina’s Divorce For the Sake of Their Kids

Brad Pitt will not file a legal response to Angelina Jolie‘s divorce petition because it would set the stage for a nasty legal battle … and he fears it would cause great psychological damage to their kids. 172 woorden meer



“Sakagurachichibunishiki” is a Showa period architecture nestled in the back alley of Higashi-Ginza, wooden façade and high ceiling is the icon of this Isakaya.   Most of its customer visit here with business partners, colleagues or alone after work.  62 woorden meer


Behind the scenes preview of Torii Restaurant & Bar

The privileges that comes with work connections is that sometimes, you are given an impromptu opportunity to have a behind the scenes preview of a restaurant before it is open. 74 woorden meer

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Kyoto and Ise Jingu

Hello from Kyoto

Japan confuses the observer with contrasting cultures,  cartoon kittens and rabbits – the fierce samurai theme – the controlled perfection of gardens, bonsai, rules of etiquette, the intricate details of a geisha’s outfit, and the art of folding paper, called origami. 1.732 woorden meer

Eating Out in New York: Zenkichi

We were recently in New York for a whirlwind trip to see my dear friend get married, and despite the crazy schedule, we still managed  – as we always do – to sneak in a good meal (or four…but this particular one was outside of the wedding festivities). 809 woorden meer