31 May '15, 10am

Tsukiji Outer Market, the "Kitchen of Tokyo"

Tsukiji Outer Market, the "Kitchen of Tokyo"

Everything you need to cook up a hearty Japanese meal is here. You’ll find shops selling the dried bonito fish used to make the dashi broth that is the backbone of Japanese cooking, bunches of wasabi roots sourced from farms across Japan, specialty mixes of shichimi chili powder, pots and pans, and everything else you’d need in a well-stocked Japanese kitchen. You can even buy a high-grade Japanese knife long and sharp enough to slice through the tail of a frozen maguro tuna fish, if that’s on your shopping list. In addition to their seemingly endless inventory of kitchen supplies, cooking ingredients, and fresh sushi and sashimi options, shopkeepers and restaurateurs in Tsukiji’s outer market also have seemingly endless enthusiasm for making conversation. Although Japanese people in general are often eager to chat with foreign visitors, Tsukiji shopkeepers take it up a no...

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