Octopus Carpaccio

A pinch of salt makes an ingredient to dish in a moment.

It is an important mineral for human since the dawn of time.
The word “salary” comes from the Latin for salt because the Roman Legions were sometimes paid in salt.

And now we have the word “salaryman”, it means a person who receives a monthly salary.  Although a little bit deprecating word …
Octopus Carpaccio

is a salt.  塩(しお) literally “salt”