Spaghetti Ice Cream

I can’t say I’ve ever had a massive craving for an ice cream sundae that resembles a pile of spaghetti with meat sauce, but at least this isn’t ACTUAL spaghetti-flavored ice cream (weird flavors being the rule rather than the exception in Japan)! This concoction at the “German Cafe” in Yokohama’s Red Brick Warehouse is actually vanilla soft serve topped with mystery red fruit sauce. Enjoy.

Arg, the holidays are coming, and if you’re like me, it’s hard to find the perfect gift for everyone. Know anyone who might like to spend a few happy hours escaping to Japan with a novel set in Tokyo?

There’s nothing I like better than to discover a new mystery series, and it’s even better if they take me to a place I love. If you know anyone who’d like to spend more time in Japan…these