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Izakaya party
Photo by Annabelle Breakey; written by Margo True

Izakaya party

Japan's answer to tapas—a spread of savory morsels you can't seem to stop eating. Hang up some paper lanterns to set the mood, and bring on the sake, the Kirin lager, and the shochu.


Infused Sake 


Yakitori (pictured)

Sesame Spinach Salad

Skillet-Roasted Edamame

Hard-Boiled Quail Eggs with Dipping Sauces


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