Anime Food Samples:                                                   For the Week of December 7, 2014

What kinds of foods have our favorite anime characters been eating recently? In this special weekly feature, we sample just a few of the many dishes that have popped up during the last week of the currently airing anime season… Would you like rice with that?

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Classic Apple Pie: Just in Time for the Holidays (and Every Other Day Too!)

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Sometimes you just crave a little fruit in the winter, but it can be hard to find a dessert that is perfect for that time of year when summer fruits and berries such as strawberries, peaches, or apricots are simply not in season…. With the winter holiday season upon us, I thought it would be a perfect time to share with you a classic dessert that not only shows up in various forms in anime all the time, but that also uses seasonal fruit available in the colder months of the year. Packed full of tender, juicy, and slightly tart apples all wrapped up in a crispy, buttery crust, my favorite fall/winter fruit dessert has to be the crowd-pleasing apple pie!

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Anime Food Samples:                                                   For the Week of November 30, 2014

What kinds of foods have our favorite anime characters been eating recently? In this special weekly feature, we sample just a few of the many dishes that have popped up during the last week of the currently airing anime season… Would you like rice with that?

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Anime Food Samples:                                                   For the Week of November 23, 2014

What kinds of foods have our favorite anime characters been eating recently? In this special weekly feature, we sample just a few of the many dishes that have popped up during the last week of the currently airing anime season… Would you like rice with that?

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Anime Food Samples:                                                   For the Week of November 16, 2014

What kinds of foods have our favorite anime characters been eating recently? In this special weekly feature, we sample just a few of the many dishes that have popped up during the last week of the currently airing anime season… Would you like rice with that?

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Chicken Karaage: Because Deep Fried Chicken is Awesome!

Karaage fried chicken - Glasslip 02Deep fried to perfection, with a crispy outside and a succulently juicy inside, today I’ll be sharing a recipe for one of my favorite things to eat as an appetizer in a Japanese restaurant: chicken karaage

Karaage refers to a deep frying method where items are seasoned with soy sauce, ginger, and garlic, and then coated in a flour and potato starch mixture. Lightly battered and packed with plenty of flavor, this chicken dish makes for not only a great side dish, but is also a perfect addition to a bento!

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Anime Food Samples:                                                   For the Week of November 9, 2014

What kinds of foods have our favorite anime characters been eating recently? In this special weekly feature, we sample just a few of the many dishes that have popped up during the last week of the currently airing anime season… Would you like rice with that?

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