Beauty is in the Eye of the Eater
How food is presented can shape the way we interact with it. Just take a look at your phone, for instance. Today’s world of social media is inundated with pictures of pretty food that make our mouths water. A picture is worth 1000 words, and looking good implies tasting good.
No Rules, Just Ramen
[audio mp3="https://heritageradionetwork.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Commentary-No-Rules-Just-Ramen.mp3"][/audio] In the strict and unforgiving culinary world of Japan, chef Ivan Orkin found ramen: the one Japanese food without boundaries. Hear him discuss Japanese cuisine, the importance of traditions, and his specific love of ramen with host Akiko Katayama in episode 16 of Japan Eats. Listen to the full episode here.