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Stay Cool This Summer With These 3 Popular Non-alcoholic Beers From Japan!

When it comes to staying healthy, drinking non-alcoholic beer is a good alternative to regular beer. Non-alcoholic beer can have a positive effect on people’s cardiovascular function, is a safe option for women who are pregnant, and is even believed to reduce feelings of anxiety. There are so many non-alcoholic beers in Japan that it…

Take Your Cola Drink to the Next Level and Try Muji Cola, Only in Japan!

Muji, or Mujirushi Ryohin, not only provides household products but also offers a range of carbonated drinks. It has started producing many different kinds of sodas including great flavors such as peach, mango, apple, lemon-lime, and orange. It has also created its own version of cola which uses cola essence. Since it is a non-caffeinated…

Check Out Coca-Cola Japan’s Limited Edition Bottles Featuring Its Famous Landmarks

Summer is synonymous to soda drinks in Japan and there are many companies who are expected to draw the attention of consumers during this season. To coincide with the summer season, Coca-Cola Japan (日本コカ・コーラ) will be introducing five new limited edition bottles which will only be available in certain regions. These bottles will have exclusive…

Looking for the Perfect Summer Thirst Quencher? The New Honey Lemongina is Here!

Japan is the land of amazing beauty and seasonal changes. However, the summer can be brutal with its record humidity and heat. Thank God for the ubiquitous convenience stores and drink vending machines easily available to quench your thirst. The options are endless, from the standard water to even cream corn soup! By far one…

Can’t Get Enough of Sakura Flavored Goodness? Try Sakura Red Bull!

Japanese spring is synonymous with beauty and flowers, especially during the hanami (sakura viewing) season. I love it best when the two come together to form some amazing and sometimes strange flavor combinations. Sadly, cherry blossom season has already come to a close. But do not despair! A pick me up has already been in…

Japanese Coca-Cola Flavors: A Quick Guide to the Best and Worst

Depending on the season and location in Japan, Japanese Coca-Cola can offer up a treat for your tastebuds. Check out some of the flavours below, as well as their standard Japanese offerings. New Flavours Coca-Cola Lime nlab.itmedia.co.jp/ The newest in the Coke lineup in Japan, this one has a tart kick. Unlike the lemon flavor,…

7 Strange but Awesome Soft Drinks You Should Try in Japan

1. Calpis calpis.co.jp Calpis, the ubiquitous cultured milk drink in Japan, is a thin milky white drink that tastes like yoghurt. It is seen everywhere from cartons in convenience stores, cans in vending machines, and cocktail sours in local bars. Due to how the name sounds in English, it is marketed as Calpico in western…

9 unique convenience store beverages!

Japanese convenience stores or “konbini” have been well known for the various things they offer. Of course, one of them is the kinds of beverages that they provide. The drinks are not only various, unique and good-tasting but are also considered affordable (around 100-200 yen per bottle). For those who are curious about the kinds…

8 Aspects of Japanese Culinary Traditions

Many visitors think that Japanese food are hard to eat or not enough varied, since all they know about is sushi and sashimi. However, Japan is a heaven for food gourmet around the world, where you can find an infinite choice of foods. And Japan is where you can enjoy a good cuisine going from…

Are These 5 Flavors of Japanese Fruit Milk Tasty?

The concet of fruit-flavored milk may seem a bit strange (except for banana milk which is well loved in some other countries), but Japan has a whole array of delicious fruit-flavored milk from sweet to strange! paulmirocha.com/ Do you know Ichigo-au lait? Ichigo is Japanese words, which means strawberry, and au lait is French word,…