Well, I know on this one I am a bit late with the “news”, but better late than never right? Tip for the weekend (or end of this week), the Tokyo Meets Berliners Pop Up Shop. The project was made by multi-brand Japanese shop Connecter Tokyo, which gathers some of the coolest new Japanese designers … Read more Tokyo Meets Berliners, last days to visit!
When you were a child you may have learned in school, as I did, of the four basic tastes: Sweetness, sourness, bitterness, saltiness. What I wasn’t taught (damn you Mrs Hamilton!) was that there is an elusive fifth taste: Umami. A word loaned from the Japanese language – Professor Kikunae Ikeda of Tokyo University first … Read more Umami: Flavour hunting with Noctua