Words about farmers markets, gardening, food and whatever else catches my fancy.
Thursday, September 12, 2013
Thursday Snapshot: Dancing Vegetables at Sendai's Morning Market
I've been wanting to go to Sendai's morning market since we took a trip there two years ago. A few blocks from the station and tucked in a side street, it is an absolute delight. While we wandered about admiring and sampling seasonal local fare (try the shiso wrapped onigiri with sweet miso inside) the vegetables started dancing on the marquis. Seriously. Here's the video of what followed in the market's little Tanabata festival.