The Manga Cookbook

The Manga Cookbook

Book - 2007
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Reading manga sure can make a person hungry! Food appears frequently in Japanese comics, but what exactly is it that the characters are eating? Introducing The Manga Cookbook, an illustrated step-by-step guide to preparing simple Japanese dishes using ingredients found in every Western kitchen. Learn to identify and make the same things you see in all your favorite manga: authentic onigiri (rice balls), yakitori (skewered chicken), oshinko (pickled vegetables), udon (Japanese noodles), okonomiyaki (Japanese-style pizza) and many others! Includes sections on how to assemble bento boxed lunches and properly use chopsticks. Features original manga illustrations by Chihiro Hattori. Soon, you too can enjoy a meal fit for a manga character!
Publisher: Nishi-Kawaguchi, Kawaguchi-shi, Saitama-ken, Japan : Manga University, c2007.
ISBN: 9784921205072
Branch Call Number: 641.5952 ISHIH
Characteristics: 158 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Additional Contributors: Hattori, Chihiro


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Sep 06, 2009

This is a great cookbook for beginner cooks and children. Featuring delicious food and easy to understand instructions with explanations of certain Japanese terms. Book for all Japanese cuisine fans.


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May 05, 2013

funniest cook book ever

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