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the Autumn fish - Pacific Saury | ガッテン流 - 秋刀魚の季節

the Autumn fish – Pacific Saury | ガッテン流 – 秋刀魚の季節

The arrival of ‘Pacific Saury’, a thin sword-like fish called ‘Sanma’ signifies the arrival of autumn and is probably one of the most popular fish in Japan during this short season. The Japanese kanji (characters) is written  秋(autumn) 刀 (sword) 魚(fish) so literally figuratively the fish is what it spells to be.

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Seasonal Fish |the Grilled Mackerel Pike

Seasonal Fish |the Grilled Mackerel Pike

There is a Japanese saying that ‘No heat or cold lasts over the equinox’ which was September 23rd this year. But arrival of autumn seems a lot more faster than what we expected and at around September 6th we have been seeing cool temperatures and rapid signs of autumn. The ‘MACKEREL PIKE’ (Pacific Saury) becomes […]

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