New Japanese Food?
time I come to America, I go out to eat Japanese
food because I miss it. Whenever people are in a
foreign country, eating their own food once in a
while can helps relieve stress because it is
something familiar. Sometimes eating Japanese food
makes me feel I am back in Japan in a
that came as a surprise to me is that in the U.S.
every Japanese restaurant seems to serve avocado
rolls or avocado-something with meals.
my country, avocado is not thought of as a Japanese
food, and it is not served in Japanese restaurants.
rollsa new Japanese food found only
avocado rollsthe new Japanese food which is
found only here in Americaare very tasty.
think it's included on the menu here in the U.S. to
satisfy American cultural tastes.
interesting. Something that might be considered
"cultural pollution" of food can also lead to a
tasty new type of food such as avocado rolls. It is
a kind of cultural innovation.
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Korea, Both Men and Women are
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