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Tag Archives: food

Jan
21
2011

Bless me! A spotted dog!

When I went to the butcher’s and asked for suet, the lady at the counter said she didn’t think they had any but the butcher was right behind her carving up a cow. “Here you go!” he shouted as he … Continue reading

Feb
15
2008

This side of Nagasaki (day 4.5)

I finally made it back to my room, giftless and tired, with two hours remaining before our next installment of eating and drinking. I was looking forward to just relaxing in the bath but, when I checked my email… bling-o! … Continue reading

Feb
13
2008

This side of Nagasaki (day 2.5)

Ohayou-gozaimasu! So, after we left the yakitori place, we went to a wine bar. Wine was so-so, but the whole pig’s leg sitting on the bar was interesting. When Yukio asked for prosciutto, the barman just got out his carving … Continue reading

Feb
13
2008

Leftover Bits of Chicken On Sticks

Jeff sent me some leftover pictures of the Yakitori place. A Performing Chef (and Rui in the foreground)… Some leftover sticks from the leftover bits… What sake looks like after too much sake… What Yukio looks like after too much … Continue reading

Feb
13
2008

This side of Nagasaki (day 2)

Oyasuminasai! First customer visit. After three train rides, four tickets (costing an average of 8 million yen) and about a thousand miles, Australian Jeff, Polish Mirek, Japanese Yukio and English I arrived at our destination (late) and rushed in to … Continue reading

Jul
7
2006

It’s really quite black, sir!

I had Spanish for lunch today with Jeff and we went with the paella negre. I was expecting something with a certain tinge of blackness but it turned out to be very black indeed. All afternoon I have had a … Continue reading