Thursday, December 01, 2011

Wagashi and a homemade mug

Little Monk made his own tea mug in Japan recently (although the proprietors of the make-your-own-ceramics store fired it for him), we recently used it at tea-and-snack time.

The treats are two Kumamoto specialties — Jindaiko and Mushagaeshi, the latter named for the curved stone walls of Kumamoto Castle, designed to repel climbing enemies.

—Mellow Monk


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