Skilled Japanese Chef Demonstrates How to Turn a Simple Daikon Radish Into a Decorative Chain

Japanese Twitter-user Zoe_Aishiteru shared an amazing photo of a decorative daikon radish chain that was created by a talented but bored chef who evidently had a bit of time on his hands that he need to kill. This design appears to have come from a recipe book from the Edo period in Japan per a comment on the photo. Separately, another skilled chef who goes by the name Nihonryouri 1016 demonstrated step-by-step how to turn a simple daikon radish into a chain.

via RocketNews24

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