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Über den Film „Kirschblüten und rote Bohnen“ (あん, „An“) ☆ About the movie „Cherry blossoms and red beans” (あん, „An“), English title: „Sweet Beans“

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Heute möchte ich den Film „Kirschblüten und rote Bohnen“ der japanischen Regisseurin Naomi Kawase vorstellen, der am 31.12.2015 unter diesem Namen in die deutschen Kinos kam. 2,223 more words

Japan ☆ Japan

Snack Attack ~ Week #3

As predicted, I received no snacks last week.  Not even one left on my desk in my absence!!  Anyway, the week started strong and I got plenty of stuff to display this time!  88 more words



Musashibō Benkei- a key hero in Japanese folklore and a warrior monk of great prowess- is rumoured to be instrumental in the creation of one of the country’s most popular street foods, the dorayaki.  667 more words

Asian Food

From madeleines to mochis, sweet to sublime

Having spent months at Alain Ducasse Education, up to my neck in totally outrageous quantities of sugar, flour and butter — the hallmarks of French pastry, I felt the desire for a new approach to dessert; something less processed and closer to the natural. 111 more words


Sweet Bean Paste by Durian Sukegawa Book Review - Plus How to Make Dorayaki!

Earlier this year I came across a book on Goodreads titled Sweet Bean Paste which was recently translated into English. I added it right away and then received a tip from a Goodreads friend and fellow book blogger… 1,132 more words



Dorayaki how it should be; made-to-order pancakes with unique add-ons.

The pancakes were better than any that I tried in Tokyo or elsewhere. Slightly buttery and still warm. 33 more words