6 Facts Why Japanese Guys Like Girls Who Cook Nikujaga Well

6 Facts Why Japanese Guys Like Girls Who Cook Nikujaga Well

Sushi is great, tempura is wonderful, but it is the dish that is served at home that grabs the heart of Japanese. One of those dishes is definitely “nikujaga.” It is a very simple food made from sliced “niku” (meat) and “jagaimo” (potatoes) seasoned with soy sauce, sake and sugar (the easy-to-make recipe is at the end). For many Japanese, this is “ofukuro-no-aji” meaning “mama’s flavor” and is taught usually at home from moms to daughters. As quotes say, “The way to a man’s heart is from his stomach,” we Japanese are no exception. Japanese guys tend to fall for girls who cook “nikujaga” well. I have made a little analysis why guys fall so easily with this taste.[Continue Reading…]