Posted by: Airtower | 2011-01-27

Japanese lunch topping

Here’s a photo of today’s lunch. Take a closer look at the topping! 😉

Rice with tiny fish as topping

Yes, those are tiny dried fish. It’s probably well know that Japanese food includes a wide range of seafood, and I’m not surprised anymore when I walk through the supermarket and see lots of different kinds of fish and octopus (whole or just tentacles), but a few weeks ago I was surprised to see the nearest supermarket selling small fish that were still alive. I’m not sure what you’re supposed to do with them – well, of course eat them, but how?

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  1. sieht irgendwie ekelig aus
    … wie … maden oder so
    ewwww

    • Die sind recht knusprig, haben aber sonst nicht viel Geschmack. War trotzdem anfangs ein komisches Gefühl so etwas zu essen. 😉

  2. Lieber T.,

    danke für Deinen differenzierten kulturellen Blick! Das sind so Kleinigkeiten, an denen mir deutlich wird, wie so sehr unterschiedlich die Lebensweisen in ähnlich industrialisierten Ländern doch sein können —


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