Creating Tonkotsu Ramen with WASHOKU Explorer

I’m a deep ramen enthusiast, in all depths of deep and light flavours, I give them all love! Straight from Japan, I was sent over love from WASHOKU Explorer with an opportunity to try their Ramen Kit. For this particular ramen kit, I received the Tonkotsu Ramen Set, which is of a pork fone broth of…

Celebrate Kingyo’s 3-Year Anniversary

Vancouver appears to be the breeder of these blossoming Izakaya spots, with Zakkushi, Guu (Now, Kinka Izakaya) and Hapa Izakaya also caving the way. Unlike the earlier three mentioned Izakayas, Kingyo presents a brightly lit and spacious dining area with low bustle with hot foods ready to order and chilled dishes to your taste. It’s my…

Gushi, Kensington Market/Chinatown

GUSHI 707 Dundas Street W Toronto, ON M5T 2W6, Canada Street Vendor – Japanese – Take Out – Snacks website – twitter $ Two months of buzzing past the same row of Market 707 Cargo Street Vendors on the 505 streetcar June 2013, I’ve finally made my way up here upon a mate’s craving for…

Zakkushi, Cabbagetown

ZAKKUSHI 193 Carlton St  Toronto, ON M5A 2K9, Canada Japanese – BBQ – Late Night website $$ The moment I scrolled past a Red Bean + Matcha Ice Cream Sandwich from Zakkushi on Instagram, I absolutely fell in love and longed to get down to this place for months! What better than to hop on…

Bazara Asian Cuisine, Little Italy/Portugal Village

BAZARA ASIAN CUISINE Little Italy/Portugal Village  188 Ossington Ave  Toronto, ON  M6J 2Z7 Canada Asian/Chinese/Japanese/Thai – Lunch Special – Dinner website – twitter – facebook $$ My first being ‘Wraps’, my second favourite word is ‘Lunch Prix Fixe’. With two so close by me, I don’t make very frequent visits to them at all. My first…

Ichiban Sushi House, North York

ICHIBAN SUSHI HOUSE 5095 Yonge St. Unit A9A Toronto, ON M2N 6Y7, Canada Japanese – Take-out – Dinner/Lunch $ The second periodontist consultation appointment, and a fine treat by my Aunt. Ichiban Sushi House is located inside the Empress Walk complex in North York, there really wasn’t any other option for lunch. We were promptly seated…