By georgitte. bamboo. At Monday, March 04th 2019, 05:26:31 AM.
bamboo an integral part of cultures as diverse and far apart as Asia Africa and South America seemingly everywhere and yet this humble plant could turn out to be the savior of our planet it s a bold claim but we ve taken nature for granted for too long we never imagined that our trees and forests would be in danger of disappearing but they are for years now the APC group has been planting growing and nurturing embracing the triple bottom line of people planet profit and the core values of sustainability environmental awareness and corporate social responsibility with offices around the world plantations on four continents and employing more than 4,000 people
off and the surface is scored the shoots are then boiled in a mixture of rice bran and chili peppers for an hour to remove the bitterness takenoko strong vitality gives it a sharp taste so this stuff is crucial for serving delicious talking old hole dishes even though I was never near me I meet over here at it the first dish he makes is takenoko sashimi the takenoko is so fresh it is sweet and soft refreshing to the diners eyes the tuna sashimi inside the shoots tip goes well with takenoko it is dipped in salt to bring out its aroma the roots are also used in a dish called Kagamine II they are simmered with kelp and plenty of dried bonito flakes the bonitos flavor brings out the takenoko savoriness grab like a delicate roll the meat he slices are crunchy takenoko roots are generally hard but prime quality shoots are solved and their roots are full of flavor the next dish uses the tips the chef Julian s the soft inner membrane so diners can enjoy its crispness the takenoko is
memory shape memory a characteristic of bamboo is that it keeps its shape when it is heated and bent the takumi also added glue that hardens when heated and salt of repulsion force issue the bamboo and glue are bent while being heated at a high frequency it s ready in about ten minutes now it won t budge at all it must have been very difficult to reach this point yes we faced many issues for example with the bamboo bending but not sticking together properly we work through each problem and are now able to mass-produce the steering wheels after the bamboo material has hardened its polished coated and put through other processes until it s