Thursday, January 24 2008

Attractive Nuisance

No, not this one, even if she is small enough to store conveniently:

Mari Yaguchi

No, I’m referring to this delicious sesame-covered rice cracker, sold under the name Tsubugoma (粒ごま):


(picture taken from the appropriately named Senbei Dai-Suki blog)

It’s the sort of snack where I have to ask myself, “will one bag last all the way home?”. Admittedly, the only store I’ve found them at is over an hour away from my house, but it takes a real effort of will for me to stop eating the damn things once I’ve opened the bag.