12 Days of Anime: 2016 Food Edition – Day 8 – A Curry for Every Season


Curry rice from Boku dake ga inai Machi, episode 8!

Curry has to be one of the most popular dishes in anime, and for good reason: it’s easy to make, perfect for a crowd, and is deliciously heartwarming, no matter what the season. Which is why, for my 8th day of the 12 Days of Anime, I’d like to dedicate a post entirely to the curries featured throughout anime in 2016. Continue reading


“Curry eaten with the people you love tastes like happiness”

Curry - Mawaru Penguindrum 03 - 04For Ringo in Mawaru Penguindrum, the 20th of every month is Curry Day – a day that she spends time with her family as they all bond over a delicious curry dinner…. Or, at least that’s how it’s supposed to go!

Since tomorrow is March 20th, I thought I would post this recipe so that you can have enough time to gather your ingredients and partake in the wonders of Curry Day!

In episode 3, Ringo whips up a pot of curry to feed to Tabuki, as per the description in her “fate diary”. But, things don’t go quite as planned (though the “fate” written in the diary is fulfilled… well, basically), and after a run-in with an invisible penguin, a frantic cat, and a fish, Ringo ends up befriending Himari and eating dinner at the Takakura household. Continue reading