Who eats first at a Japanese table?

Answer Japanese culture places a great deal of emphasis on group politeness, group harmony and respect for elders and those senior in experience. Generally, the first person to eat at a table is the oldes... Read More »

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What bird eats Japanese beetles?

A varied number of birds will make a feast of Japanese beetles, "such as bobwhites, eastern kingbirds, crows, European starlings, redwinged blackbirds, catbirds, song sparrows, robins and grackles,... Read More »

Simple Japanese cooking I'd love to cook Japanese food and their are asian stores/international market around?

Stock soy sauce, sugar, sake and mirin (which is just a sweet sake, so you can substitute sake and sugar) in your shelf all the time because these four ingredients are indispensable for Japanese c... Read More »

Why do Chinese in my city open japanese restaurants whereas they are not Japanese and don't know their culture?

Japanese food is good, and since there are not many Japanese people around to open up Japanese restaurants, Chinese people step up to the plate.Also, Japanese people aren't as flashy as Chinese peo... Read More »

Do Japanese knotweed plants attract Japanese beetles?

The Japanese beetle feeds on more than 200 species of host plants, but doesn't pose a threat to Japanese knotweed. Instead, aphid nectar deposited on Japanese knotweed is a food source for Istochet... Read More »