Posts tagged "japanese yams"
The Great Debate - Sweet Potato vs. Yam

The Great Debate – Sweet Potato vs. Yam

  So just what is the difference between these two oft-confused vegetables? It all started with a signature yam dish at an izakaya in Tokyo.  There was a debate about sweet potato vs. yams – are they actually different types of potato? Or are the names simply interchangeable for the...
Teyandei Izakaya - Tokyo, Japan

Teyandei Izakaya – Tokyo, Japan

A Tokyo insider izakaya – well now the secret is out! I find that I am always lucky when I am in Tokyo. There is something special about that crazy city – each time I go I am amazed at the intensity of the food culture and the...