The Tempura Flakes on Sushi Rolls Are Spontaneously Combusting and Starting Fires
Two sushi restaurants in Wisconsin have caught on fire since April, and investigators believe that both incidents were caused by tempura 'crunch.'
Japan's Psychedelic Baker Turns Bread into Astrological Art and Drinks Immortality Cider
"There are a lot of connections between the world of yeast and the universe," says Junpei Katsumi of Paradise Alley Bread & Co.
Here's Some Poop Emoji Soft-Serve So We Can All Eat Shit
Coprophagia has never been cuter.
A Brief History of How Curry Ended Up in Japan
In Japan, curry and rice is just as much a national dish as sushi or ramen.
We Can't Decide If We Want to Fuck, Marry, or Kill This Cocktail Made with Pork Ramen Broth
It's like ramen... but with booze, and no noodles.
American Comedian Compares Gun Control to Asking Japanese People to Give Up Miso Soup
“Dude, you can’t kill someone with a bowl of miso soup,” one person responded.
Hong Kong Still Won't Lift Ban on Food from Fukushima
Seven years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster, Japan is struggling to convince the world that its fish and produce is safe to eat.
A New Documentary Wants You to See Ramen as Art
'Ramen Heads', which comes out in select American theaters on Friday, tells the story of Osamu Tomita, who is considered the 'King of Ramen.'
How to Eat Sushi, According to Tsukiji Fishmongers
Just like produce, sushi is seasonal.
In Japan, I Found Home Through Fried Chicken
I’m not the first person to say that food is our greatest diplomat, and I won’t be the last. But how else could I have found myself in another country, across the world, looking for a dish I grew up on?
A sumo wrestler's hearty stew to fuel up for battle.
This Crispy Onigiri Is Basically a Deep-Fried California Roll
Crunchy rice triangles are an excellent vehicle for stuffing your face with avocado and crab.