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Open your (mini) tray table

“Well, folks, we’ve reached cruising altitude, and it’s time to commence your meal service for today’s flight, a codeshare between Japan’s Samurai Airlines and India’s Namaste Airlines. The Japanese lunch includes chirashi sushi [sushi toppings scattered over rice], seasoned vegetables, soba with dipping sauce and strawberry sponge cake, while the Indian lunch features curries with […]

Fakin’ the bakin’

Plastic food displays outside restaurants can be a little scary but it was hard to walk through Kyoto Station without drooling  last month when this display of cream-filled cakes appeared, advertising a nearby cafe. If there were Academy Awards for plastic cakes, they would surely take the you-know-what.