The Best Meal I Ever Hade in Japan

Visiting Japan is a feast of the eyes and the taste buds I have been many times and each time I have been lucky to experience a slice of traditional Japanese culture and cuisine. The first thing that struck me about Japanese cuisine served in Japan was just how much fried food there was. Noodle…

My Recipe Box

The recipe box. This is my mom’s, my grandmother’s, my aunt’s, my great grandmother’s and even my dad’s. A box of my traditions with recipes scribbled down, some in Italian. It’s an anthropological treasure trove of what was eaten in the 20th century, immigrant Italian specialties such as ‘crespelle’ (Italian crepes) and a cheese bread…