FOOD

5 Interesting Facts about Yakult, the Popular Japanese Yogurt Drink!

Yakult is a well-known name in Japanese households; it is a yogurt based drink obtained by adding specific probiotics to skimmed milk. It is also a very yummy digestive aid that people from all walks of life love. You can easily find them in any convenient store in Japan and they come in palm-sized bottles.…

Love Peaches? Don’t Miss the Limited Peach-Flavored Coca-Cola in Japan!

When it comes to interesting food and drinks to try and buy, Japan is always number one. You are bound to find something unique just by walking into their convenience stores, supermarkets, and even their cafes or restaurants. Aside from water and other regular drinks, they also usually have strange-flavored drinks like cucumber Pepsi, lemon-flavored…

Looking for a Nice Winter Drink in Japan? These 4 Ought to Keep You Warm!

We all see demand for certain drinks such as melon soda, mugicha (barley tea), mango juice, and others go up during summer. However, if you are experiencing the beautiful and cold Japanese wintertime and wondering which non-alcoholic beverages would complement the weather and mood, check out these four tasty Japanese drinks! 1. Dainagon Shiruko A…

These 2 Special Wines Are the Perfect Complements to Popular Japanese Dish, Sushi

Although there are several types of wines that go well with any type of dish, there are some that were specifically created to complement a particular dish. There are a few wine brands targeting sushi lovers with their pair-up drinks known as “sushi wines.” Check out these two wines that are meant to be enjoyed…

Try These 2 Absolutely Delicious Japanese and Tex-Mex Combinations!

Imagine having two of your favorite cuisines mixed up to give you some awesome mouth-watering dishes! Both Tex-Mex, an abbreviated form for Texas – Mexican, and Japanese cuisines are popular around the world. Be it tacos, sushi, or frijoles, you are going to love the combination of these items in what can be called a…

Want to Treat Yourself to a 3000 Dollar Japanese Beef Bento Box? Check This Out!

Many people know bento as an inexpensive quick lunch option that is perfect for working professionals, retirees, students, and many other people. You can easily find these lunch boxes pretty much anywhere in Japan, and there are many shops selling them in major cities abroad. Known for their taste and quality as well as their…

6 Must-Try Japanese Sweets and Candies!

Japan is known for its unique culture, continuing traditions such as festivals, spiritual beliefs and cuisine as well as advancing to be one of the world’s leading economies. Japan attracted almost 20 million tourists in 2016, who visited to sample the Japanese way of life, which remains culturally unique and fascinating for foreigners. Japanese food…

7 Reasons That Will Make You Buy Meiji’s Latest Chocolate Bar in Japan

Meiji is the pride of Japan as it produces some of the country’s best dairy and confectionery products. They recently introduced an all-new range of chocolate bars called “meiji THE Chocolate” under the category of “bean to bar.” The range has exciting new flavors and visually attractive packaging for each chocolate bar. Here are seven…

Transparent Drinks From Japan? The Secret Behind How They’re Made Revealed Here!

Suntory is no stranger when it comes to both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. In 2017, Suntory surprised the world with not one, but two, unique teas! The fact that these teas are clear and colorless just like mineral water yet taste surprisingly the same as their colored counterparts is what makes them a fad. With…

Do You Know the 4 Main Types of Japanese Ramen?

Japan is known for its great cuisine, and ramen, alongside perhaps sushi and takoyaki, is probably one of the first types of food you think of if someone mentions Japanese dishes. Ramen, which typically consists of noodles served in hot broth with toppings, is extremely popular in Japan. Originally hailing from China, this versatile dish…
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