butter

Another Reason to Enjoy Sapporo: It’s Home to the Butter Kit Kat!

Being the glorious ski and snowboarding season here in Japan, we recently went on a trip to Sapporo where we randomly found our newest obsession in flavored Kit Kats. Besides being famous for the ice and snow festival and amazing seafood, they are surely known for one culinary masterpiece – dairy! Butter Kit Kat ama-dan.com/…

Why Japan’s Butter Supply is Declining: Butter Shortages in Japan Explained

Butter has been a staple in Japan, and every year, the Japanese consume about 70,000 to 80,000 tons of butter with 10,000 tons of the total consumption being imported. In part of 2015, the sale of butter in Japan had again been limited to only one item per customer. According to the Ministry of Agriculture,…