Contrary to popular belief, food in anime can look quite appetizing. The amount of attention to detail anime creators give to the food that characters eat in movies and series play a large part in why a strong interest in Japanese culture is ignited in people all over the world. Japanese dramas are no different, whereas even more attention is placed on food since it is a very important part of the culture. In Japanese dramas, you’ll see all the foods from your fave anime and more.
So, if you’ve ever been curious about those foods, or just always wanted to learn more about Japanese food outside of sushi and ramen, you’e in luck. My article J-Drama Food: What’s That They’re Eating?, posted on MyDramaList.com, is a great beginner guide to popular Japanese food often mentioned/seen in anime. I guarantee once you’ve finish reading it, you’ll be able to impress your friends with your new found knowledge.