Work in Japan: Japan Biz Cultural Words
ikura, one of the most popular sushi items

Ikura, a Staple Sushi Item, Has Its Origins in Russia Referred to as the “Jewel of the Sea,” ikura (salmon roe) appeals to us with its ruby luster and “popping” sensation when eaten.  Because ikura is a popular sushi item, it is natural that a lot of people think that ikura originated in Japan. Ikura […]

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