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Oishinbo A la Carte Vol. 3: Oishinbo: Ramen and Gyoza, Volume 3

Oishinbo A la Carte Volume 3

Oishinbo: Ramen and Gyoza, Volume 3
Few foods inspire as much passion and partisanship as the dish of noodles in broth known as "ramen." Hot or cold, plain or miso, from fancy fusion creations to humble roadside takeout, ramen is truly a beloved food, one that can give rise to fierce loyalty or fiercer criticism (not to mention the occasional fistfight). In this volume of Oishinbo, Yamaoka and company inquire into the "soul of ramen," from the flour used in the noodles to the chickens used in the broth. And where there's ramen, there's gyôza: little dumplings made with a variety of fillings and served as a side dish. Will Yamaoka be able to create an "ultimate" gyôza before Kaibara creates a "supreme" one?
Story by Tetsu Kariya Art by Akira Hanasaki
267 Pages
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Oishinbo A la Carte Vol. 4: Oishinbo: Fish, Sushi and Sashimi, Volume 4

Oishinbo: Fish, Sushi and Sashimi, Volume 4

Oishinbo A la Carte Vol. 4

Yamaoka and his father, Kaibara Yūzan, have never enjoyed an ideal father-son relationship. In fact, it's about as far from ideal as possible, and when they start arguing about food--which they inevitably do--the sparks really fly. In this volume of Oishinbo the subject of dispute is fish, starting with the question of whether mackerel can ever be truly good sashimi. Later, things come to a head during the "Salmon Match," which pits father against son in an epic contest to develop the best dish before a panel of judges. Will Yamaoka finally defeat Kaibara? Or will he once again be left in his father's shadow?
274 Pages
$8.99

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