Alex Butcher

14 Flips | 5 Magazines | @AmadeoVampire | I enjoy cooking, gaming, science and technology and learning about culture (particularly Japanese). Profile image by TheBeesKnees (FurAffinity)

6 of the Most Common Types of Sushi, Explained

6 Common Types of Sushi, Explained<p>Don't limit yourself to California rolls.<p>April 05, 2018<p>The first time I went to a sushi restaurant, the menu was …

Japan

Apple, Pear & Quince Tarte Tatin

Yield8<p>Cooking time40 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>A simple dessert, this easy tarte tatin recipe comes with a twist: pears and quince cheese or membrillo for a …

Baking

The Best French Silk Pie Brownies

French silk pie is one of my favorite desserts and I often experiment with the taste. I found the combination of French silk pie and brownies very …

Recipes

The Best Crock-Pot Beef Stroganoff Recipe | Mom Life

Comfort Food Classics: Slow-Cooker Stroganoff<p>When you want the best recipes, go with the classics that have stood the test of time. Beef stroganoff, …

Cooking

Charming Japanese Prints Depicting Geisha and Tea Ceremonies

Lose yourself in a breathtaking collection of 18th-century artworks, newly acquired by the Library of Congress<p>Does anything invoke a sense of …

Nintendo Correctly Thinks That 4K Has A Limited Gaming Audience

In yet another new but brief interview with Reggie Fils-Aimé of Nintendo, he talks about a variety of subjects with the most notable being he thinks that 4K support in gaming has a limited audience.<p>Over at The Verge, Reggie lays out why he thinks supporting 4K in gaming is actually not great in …

Japanese Omelet Fried Rice (Omurice)

Get to know the home-cooking classic of soft-scrambled eggs with fried rice<p>Set a medium mesh strainer over a large pot.<p>In a blender, and working in 2 …

Japan's Tashirojima Island Is A Cat Lover's Paradise

<i>There are a lot of places to be curious about, so we started a Curiosity Travel Instagram. Where will your curiosity take you? Follow us!</i><p>If you …

Pets

How Much Does it Cost to Travel? 3 Week Trip To Japan

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Personal Finance

Nintendo and Mario dominate E3 2017 Game Critics Awards

They’ve captured our hearts<p>Nintendo and its most famous Italian plumber swept the main categories of this year’s Game Critics Awards, the honors given by the world’s foremost gaming publications to the best playable games of E3.<p>The top three awards all went to Nintendo Switch titles. <i>Super Mario</i> …

Gaming

The Best Ramen in Tokyo

Suzuran<p>1-7-12 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku<p><b>Order:</b> Kakuni Tanmen<p>If there’s a New York-born Jewish guy who knows his Tokyo ramen, it’s Ivan Orkin. He lived in the …