Tag Archives: Food & Dining

Sushi Poppers: is sushi in a tube progress?

Wow. As if buying crappy-tasting, unauthentic “sushi” at your local supermarket or Costco wasn’t enough, they’ve found a way to completely commodify sushi — sushi rolls, at least — as a mass-produced pre-packaged snack food. Sushi Poppers are individually wrapped sushi rolls on a stick that you eat like… a Popsicle, those quiescently frozen confections. […]

A pronunciation guide for Japanese words including “panko,” “udon,” “sake,” “anime” and “karaoke”