Archive for September, 2007

Why Do Japanese Serve Small Food Portions?

Monday, September 3rd, 2007

I've seen this question posed around the Internet without good answers. I've seen things like "that's all you need", "asians are smaller", "Americans eat too much", etc. Here's my take. In Japan, it's rude to leave food behind as it is seen as wasteful and unappreciative. There is also no such thing as a "doggie [...]