FOOD

Taste the New Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Flavor at Its Pop-Up Store in Nagoya This Summer!

From June 3 to July 2, 2017, there will be a pop-up Ben & Jerry’s (ベン&ジェリーズ) store in Nagoya (名古屋). The pop-up store is located on the first floor of Nagoya Station’s (名古屋駅) Takashimaya (タカシマヤ). There previously was a pop-up store in the same location back in November 2016, but after receiving many requests for…

Try These Delicious Pancakes With a Japanese Twist at McDonald’s in Aichi!

Japan has been no stranger to strange and creative food ideas. In the spring, McDonald’s Japan served plum seasoned sakura fries and the Sakura McFizz. However, most of these interesting food creations by McDonalds are mainly savory foods made readily available in all of their outlets. It is rare that Mcdonalds would create an area-specific…

10 Local Food Specialities in Nagoya

Same with Osaka, Nagoya is a city located in central Japan and has its local cuisine specialities. My friend once said: ‘Nagoya has unique foods that maybe not much people outside Japan know it’. Several particular foods that you find in Nagoya maybe tasted different in other cities or even difficult to find. If you…

Top 9 Famous Foods of Nagoya

Nagoya is the birthplace of the great 16th-century national unifiers Oda Nobunaga, Toyotomi Hideyoshi, and Tokugawa Ieyasu, as well as the home base of Toyota, a company known around the world for its “kaizen” business philosophy. When talking about Japan’s history, Nagoya is impossible to overlook. The area is developing its own individual culture of…