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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.…

Warm Weather is Coming- and So is Haagen-Dazs’ New Honey and Milk Flavored Ice Cream!

Häagen-Dazs Japan will be releasing a new flavor, and unexpectedly, it will not be a new sakura flavor which is currently the rage among Japanese companies in spring. While its competitor, Baskin-Robbins has already released its new sakura-flavored ice cream, Häagen-Dazs, on the other hand, will be releasing a honey and milk (yogurt-style) flavored ice…

What to Buy in Hokkaido: 40 Mostly Edible Souvenirs from Japan’s Snow Country!

Hokkaido, the largest prefecture in Japan, is in the north of the country, and is a vast and beautiful area attracting many tourists throughout the year. It is mostly famous for its natural scenery, perfect skiing conditions, and delicious fresh seafood. However, there is a lot more to Hokkaido than meets the eye. This is…

Love Greek Yogurt? Then You Will Love These Delicious Japanese Brands!

It is finally here! Foreign food trends often take a long time to spread to Japan. After all, jar salads are taking off like crazy right now, a good three years after they first took off in the states. One of the more surprising new additions to Japanese supermarkets recently has been Greek Yogurt. I…

“Parfait” The Perfect Modern Japanese Dessert

While talking about Japanese dessert, we can’t forget about “Parfait” written in Katakana(パフェ)as it is an imported word, the perfect Modern Japanese dessert as it name indicates it. Inspired from the one of the most elegant and raffinate gastronomy, “Parfait” is designed and created to follow the French flow. It is why it is called…