Cooking Japanese Homemade Meals: Sa Shi Su Se So
Sa-Shi-Su-Se-So. A widely known Japanese expression that summarizes the five essential ingredients of any Japanese homemade meals. The words come from the initial character of each ingredients in Japanese, Saさ・Shiし・Suす・Seせ・Soそ. If you have all these five in your kitchen, you can cook Japanese food at home.