UMAMI MART MATSURI FESTIVAL

Mentos + Carlsberg

Thanks Dennis for this!

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Best of UM: Caprese Cocktail

By Kayoko Akabori Featuring Paystyle Originally posted on March 25, 2008 *This was the very first night I met Paystyle! Told ya I've got an eye for great talent.

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AkaboriKnife

My pops got a new fish slicer-dicer for work. Check it.He got it engraved with the family name, or as fancy Upper Eastsiders would say, "monogrammed." AKABORI HOLLER!Kinda awesome (Mifune/YOJIMBO) slash creepy (Mishima/SEPPUKU).

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umamichatter: Tofu Noodles and TJ's Fried Onion Pieces

amira: what to do for lunch... amira: oh, i've recently started with tofu noodles amira: AMAZING amira: no carbs, all solulable fiber amira: amazing in soup kayoko: nice! kayoko: where do you get them? kayoko: i've never heard of that amira: i bought them from the little Japanese market on...

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Bitter Love

A bourbon expert once told me that the defining ingredient in a cocktail is bitters. PDT clearly takes this very seriously.

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Chez Panisse: Petit Four (Berkeley)

Chocolate ganache | Almond shortbread thumbprints with meyer lemon peel and icing.Find my meal in pictures here.

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Deer Head

Let's give thanks for everything we eat today. Photo by Kelly Ishikawa, a San Francisco-based photographer and the co-owner of The Perish Trust. 

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Eating Lunch Now: Babbo Leftovers

Sauteed my luscious porkchop from Babbo the other night with grape tomatoes, served over garlic fried rice with egg. Accompanied by a glass of red.

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Eggs+Rice+Ketchup= A Mouse Cover

Only the Japanese...thanks Matt for this.

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Flattened Bananas

Alda and I went to the beach this weekend. Alda brought snacks. Snacks from Trader Joe's. Banana slices in a plastic bag for 99 cents. No sugar, no preservatives, just... bananas. Joe is a genius.

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Fridgin' Out Closed Today

SORRY! Come back next Friday for a good one!

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Fridgin' Out Closed Today

Empty fridge, what can I say. Be back next week!

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Fridgin' Out Closed Today

SORRY! Please come back next Friday for an awesome one, I promise!!!!

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Fridgin' Out on Break

Sorry, I'm on west coast time right now and so Fridge Out is on a little holiday. Will be back next week fer sure.

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