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09/30/2014 02:15 pm ET Updated Nov 30, 2014

11 Must-Try Japanese Foods You've Never Heard of

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Sure you know sushi, but there's a whole world of amazing, lesser-known Japanese foods that deserve a taste (and an Instagram post) too.

Next time you're in your favorite Japanese restaurant, or if you're lucky enough to make a trip to Tokyo, step outside your comfort zone and order one of these delicious alternatives to the California roll.

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11 Must-Try Japanese Foods You've Never Heard Of