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Fish Head

Fish Head

I live in Queens, New York. It is one of the most racially mixed neighborhood in the United States. Within a short distance, I can find specialized grocery stores for Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Indian, Greek, Mexican, Brazilian, Middle Eastern, and so on. I love to visit those stores to look around foreign food items, and […]

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Ayu (fish)

Ayu (fish)

Ayu lives in streams in Japan, and it is considered to be a summer treat in mountain villages. Even though they are not endangered, the fishing is banned from fall to spring in order to protect the resources. From early summer to fall, many people enjoy fishing and eating ayu. Actually, I am not familiar […]

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Where to Get Fish for Sushi?

Where to Get Fish for Sushi?

Are the fish for sushi different from other fish on the market? The answer is yes and no. In a way, any edible fish are suitable for raw consumption if they are fresh enough. But freshness is not the only factor. When Japanese families in the United States want to eat raw fish at home, […]

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