Tag: Tofu

Yen

Yen

Attenuation. That’s what was said at the start of the meal.   I had no idea what it meant.  I was subsequently educated. It apparently means the reduction of something, often used in relation to radio waves.  That’s why you don’t get mobile phone signals indoors […]

Lime Orange

Lime Orange

Whenever I hear the word orange, I cannot but think of the last particularly stand out memory connection.  It involved somewhat over zealous application of rub on sun tan.  So much so, that said user looked like they would glow in the dark.  I thought […]

Yakitori

Yakitori

Pickled vegetables ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 20 On my recent trip to Japan, I had some excellent yakitori (grilled chicken) at Toriyashi (http://tabelog.com/en/tokyo/A1308/A130801/13045421/). This is my story.    

The Gate Islington

The Gate Islington

So I decided to dare to try. Vegetarian. I love meat more than the other guy but I thought I had to give herbivores a chance. Bread basket.  A fairly standard offering.  The bread was decent but not outstanding.  Although the olive infused bread was […]

Gold Mine

Gold Mine

So on one of the coldest days of the year so far, we decided to go to a prosperous restaurant to warm our tummies and wallets.  As you may know, Chinese people are very superstitious and place great import on good omens. Although the name of […]