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The Japanese Subjugation of Pancakes

Pancake juice.  There are vending machines all over Japan, and this one, somewhere in Fukuoka, (unfortunately, I can’t recall the area right now) held the nefarious pancake juice.  All sugar, a mess, to be sure.  If someone can find it … Continue reading

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Music to Your Teeth: Squirrel Nut Zippers

Yep, I like to eat sweets too, but I tend to concede to the other taste buds first.  Or, it may depend on my current location and ease of purchase of said sweets.  The Middle East-all desserts are worth it.  … Continue reading

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Diagnostics: Street Food in Kandy, Sri Lanka

Kandy is a historical city about 2-2.5 hours east of the commercial capital and largest city of Colombo.  If you still maintain that Colombo is the political capital, oh no, that title now goes to Sri Jayawadenapura Kotte.  Anyhow, Kandy … Continue reading

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Matang (切糕): Uighur Trail Mix, or an Allergist’s Dream?

There are a lot of eats that I miss when not in China.  It’s a fantastic country to be in if you like zoos.  And forks.  And if those zoos had forks at each exhibit, I’d say you’re getting a … Continue reading

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