Grocery Shopping

August 21, 2012

Postcard from Nahoko: Seaside Butcher (Thailand)

by Nahoko Morimoto

*Nahoko Morimoto is a Tokyo-based photographer. Her work has been featured in Brutus and Vogue Japan.

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July 4, 2012

Forest Feast at the Farmer’s Market

by Erin Gleeson

I love this time of the year when farmers markets set up during the evenings downtown.

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November 1, 2011

Hokutei Suisan Fish Market (Saitama)

by UM Guest

By Sasha Wizansky

On October 21st, chef Kanji Nakatani took a small group of the OPENharvest crew on a trip to the Hokutei Fish Market to visit fish purveyor, Katsuhiro Sato.

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October 28, 2011

Tuna Head at Tsukiji Fish Market

by Kayoko Akabori


Look at this tuna head! It was fucking HUGE–I could easily fit my own head into its mouth.

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October 19, 2011

Skankynavia: Icelandic Nammi

by Anders Arhoj


As I’ve written in a post some years ago, Iceland is a nation of candy addicts.

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September 14, 2011

Skankynavia: Torvehallerne: A New Farmer’s Market in Copenhagen

by Anders Arhoj


Yay, there’s finally a real farmer’s market in Copenhagen!

After decades of supermarket deathbore, a new race of DIY vendors, small farmers, honey harvesters and local produce hippies will show up in their home-built vans with truckloads of cheap, fresh, delicious and organic fruits of the earth, and deliver the goods our generation has been raving about for the last 15 years!!!

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July 21, 2011

Japanify: Kan-Kouhi Komparison (Can-Coffee Comparison)

by Yoko Kumano


Last week on Japanify, I proposed the idea of marrying two of my favorite things in life: Japanese food and Twin Peaks.

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April 4, 2011

Culinography: Sea Salt Flakes

by Erin Gleeson

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My new favorite thing to cook with!

Photo by Erin Gleeson.

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March 29, 2011

Slightly Peckish: Vegetable Shopping, Sri Lankan Style

by Sakura Gooneratne

Slightly Peckish: Vegetables 1

My parents do their daily and weekly shopping at the vegetable shop just down the road from their house.

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March 17, 2011

Tokyo JUNKtion: After the Quake (The Supermarket Edition)

by Yoko Kumano


These photos my friends in Tokyo sent me gave me a glimpse of what is going on there.

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