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じゃがバター: Super Calories

The boiled potato that's been battered and deep fried in butter.   

There's a breaded coating around this huge potato.   A huge mound of butter slabbed across it!   

The butter just oozes deep into and all around the potato. 

Salt and pepper is sprinkled generously on the potato!

Miracle miracle food, miracle food. 

What an outstanding potato! 

These can be enjoyed now during the new year holiday at temples and shrines, or during summer. 

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