Quote Japan

Interesting, odd, outrageous or informative quotes about Japan

Archive for Japanese food and drink

insipidly elegant toy food

Japanese food, according to Simon Winchester in “Korea A Walk Through the Land of Miracles”

Nihonjinron quote of the century

“The reason Japanese people are so short and have yellow skins is because they have eaten nothing but fish and rice for two thousand years… If we eat McDonald’s hamburgers and potatoes for a thousand years we will become taller, our skins become white, and our hair blonde” Read the rest of this entry »

Japanese nosh quote of the day

“There is nothing quite like that rush you get when you mistake the wasabi for pistachio icecream” Read the rest of this entry »