Sustainability

Tips for Becoming Plastic-less in Japan


Katie O’Brien of Eco de Iko shares her journey from plastic-free July to plastic-free living



Drink

Ginjinha is Lisbon’s Iconic Cherry Liquor, Here’s Where to Drink It


Served in a shot glass, but don’t down it like a shot.

Drink

A Sake for all Situations


More than just a fair-weather bar friend.


Farm

Nature’s Answer


Japanese photographer, Daisuke Takashige, shares his observations of a dilemma faced by three farmers.




Farm

Shinmai (new rice) season in Japan is about more than just rice


In Japan, the seasons and spirituality speak through rice fields.


Recipe

 Shinmai risotto


Make the most of shinmai (new rice) season in Japan with this creamy, gentle risotto that has little bits of punch.
Recipe

Buckwheat Blinis Two Ways


Ideal for entertaining and a special brunch: Salmlon, creme fraiche, dill / Maple-poached pears with spiced ricotta



APPETITE noun

ap·pe·tite |  ˈa-pə-ˌtīt
1: any of the instinctive desires necessary to keep up organic life especially: the desire to eat.
2a: an inherent craving b: TASTE, PREFERENCE
Merriam-Webster

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