Tsukemono (つけもの,漬物): A Culinary Tradition Worth Preserving

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One of the best-kept secrets of Japanese cuisine, which the wider world has yet to discover in-depth, is a range of side dishes known as tsukemono. The word, which is pronounced like ‘tskay-moh-noh,’ (silent ‘t’) literally means ‘something that has been steeped or marinated’ (tsuke - steeped; mono - things). Another translation from Japanese is […]