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Mentaiko Jyagariko

Posted by
Daryl Johnson (Worcester Park, United Kingdom) on 6 January 2014 in Food & Cuisine.

Another in an occasional series featuring my favourite snacks from Japan - Jyagariko.

There are many regional varieties of these little potato sticks - these ones are from Kyushu, flavoured with the region's famous mentaiko (spicy pollock / cod roe).

I apologise in advance if I'm tardy with commenting on your blogs or returning comments during the week... I will get to you though!

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

I initially thought they were firecrackers - perhaps that comes later !

6 Jan 2014 6:31am

@Ronnie 2¢: Oh Ronnie... you've had mentaiko then?

Richard Standley from Carquefou, France

Beautiful and colourful presentation Daryl!

6 Jan 2014 6:09pm

@Richard Standley: Cheers Richard!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States


7 Jan 2014 4:49am

@Steve Rice: Cheers Steve!