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A brown seaweed (Undaria pinnatifida) native to East Asia and naturalized elsewhere, having a short stipe and pinnately divided blades, and used in Asian cooking.

[Japanese, from Old Japanese (perhaps originally meaning "young, soft seaweed harvested in spring" ) : possibly waka-, young + -me, seaweed (as in nikime, a kind of wakame).]


(wæˈkæmɪ) or


(Cookery) an edible seaweed, Undaria pinnatifida, used in Japan and China
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Participating restaurants include: Asado, Asia Asia, Bread Street Kitchen, folly by Nick & Scott, Jodhpur Royal Dining, Jean-Georges Dubai, LIMA Dubai, Pai Thai, Rockfish, Scape, Simply Italian, The Atlantic, Toro + Ko, Villa Beach, Wakame
Restaurants include Scape Restaurant and Lounge, Gordon Ramsay's Bread Street, Folly by Nick & Scott, LIMA Dubai, Toro + Ko, Asado, Asia Asia, Pai Thai, Rock Fish, Simply Italian, Villa Beach, Wakame, Jean Gorges Dubai, Jodhpur Royal Dining and The Atlantic.
The basic is a hot bowl of either udon or soba noodles with onion leeks and wakame seaweeds.
Diners can try cuisines from across the world - sampling Mediterranean cuisine when dining at Villa Beach; Indian at Jodhpur Royal Dining; and Asian flavours at Wakame.
Included are 50 vegan recipes (including beautiful color photos) such as Sweet Wakame Dressing, Warm Dulse & Fava Bean Salad, Japanese Dashi & Nori Crisps, Sea Chowder & Shiitake Bacon, Cut the Crab Salad, Zucchini Spaghetti with Sea Pesto, Autumn Wild Rice Salad with Hijiki, Seaweed Socca Pizza, and Festive Chocolate Raspberry & Seaweed Cake.
The product contains 99% natural ingredients and 95% active ingredients, and is fortified with botanical extracts of wakame cell culture, white lupin seed, and phytoceramides.
Effects of different levels of dietary wakame (Undaria pinnatifida) on growth, immunity and intestinal structure of juvenile Penaeus monodon.
For the sushi lovers out there you can also find Wakame Lounge (check out the Alaskan Maki and Crispy California Club), Gold Sushi Club (try their crab salad and Kani salad), Shogun (try their volcano maki and lava rolls) and enjoy.
Once daylight appeared, Botti's representative galloped strongly towards the line and only went down by a length and a half to the in-form Wakame.
16), which is also known as Wakame, can be dried and processed, is widely available in Asian grocery stores, and could well provide a financial incentive to the friends groups that choose to remove it if a suitable processor and distributor can be found.
Miles is also a fan of bladderwrack seaweed, a marine algae that is rich in nutrients to help moisturize, and Kinamarine Wakame, a patented marine algae that is clinically proven to protect skin against environmental pollutants, free radical damage and UVA radiation.