Japanese radish contains large amount of digestive enzymes such as amylase, protease and lipase, Isothiocyanate.Isothiocyanate is only produced from a chemical reaction when the cells of the daikon radish are broken by grating or cutting them.The isothiocyanate promotes metabolism.Therefore Grated Japanese radish is eaten as diet food and be used for Japanese food.
Japanese radish recipes
Grated Japanese radish is often served as a relish or a condiment with Japanese food.I like how to eat to it mix with rice.Grate Japanese radish and mix ponzu and mix it with rice.The thought gives me palpitations.
refer to lunch diary at Tsukiji blog
Japanese radish recipes art
In Japan, the art using the grated radish is popular secretly.Grated Japanese radish is food such as the snow.Therefore we make a snowman and make a white bear.Probably I think that there are many people making Olaf this year.