Miso soup is like an abstract representation of an obscure art movement or political ideology. Its composition is extremely simple: miso paste (essentially, soybean
, and tofu
. The soup has a sort of mystique
. It’s chic
, and yet, distinctly working class.
Miso soup is super salty
, which one can assume is a method of averting attention from the questionable seaweed and tofu floating around in it.
became an official snack on June 26th, 2012.