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Uke Mochi (sometimes called Ōgetsuhime-no-kami) was the Goddess of Food.

One day, she decided to prepare a feast for the Gods with food they had never seen before. She spit a cat-fish from her mouth, pulled ox meat out of her rectum and coughed rice out of her nose. Tsuki-Yomi was so disgusted and repulsed that, though the food was excellent, he killed her, unable to bear the dishonor of such a feast. Even her dead body produced food: millet, rice, and beans sprang forth. Her eyebrows even became silkworms.

She was considered one of the greatest cook of the World, despite her unusual methods. It is said that her book of recipes has reappeared after being lost for centuries…