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Uwajipedia

A glossary of common, and not-so-common, Asian ingredients and terms.

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Gobo

Also called burdock root in English, gobo is a root that’s long and slender with a brown,...
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Wasabi

A relative of the common cabbage, wasabi grows near mountain streams in Japan.
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Winter Melon

Although called “melon” or “Donqua,” winter melon is actually a type of gourd and a distant cousin...
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Asian Pear

Fruit native to Asia that is crisper than traditional pears
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Yuzu

Yuzu is a funny little citrus fruit that produces juice and rind for use in a variety...
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