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Restaurant Review: Nagomi

A couple of weeks ago I went to a Japanese restaurant in London with some friends. That day, it was absolutely chucking it down with rain, so I decided to go straight into the restaurant before my friends had arrived. I usually prefer to wait outside, as I don’t like that feeling of being sat … Continue reading

A Japanese day… chirashizushi, tempura and tea ceremony!

Today I had a very Japanese day!  One of my friends invited me and another friend to her house to make chirashizushi (ちらし寿司, scattered sushi), tempura (天ぷら, deep fried battered vegetables or seafood) and to practice the Japanese tea ceremony (茶の湯, chanoyu).  It was great fun – I really enjoy cooking with other people, especially … Continue reading