FOOD

Find Out About This Delicious Variety of Sushi in Beautiful Nagasaki!

Out of the hundreds of varieties of sushi available in Japan, there is one that is very popular named ‘Tekkamaki’. Japanese people consume a huge amount of this sushi, and will often eat it to celebrate special occasions or just for a tasty meal. While the entire country has their tekkamaki in the orthodox style,…

Chirin-Chirin Ice Cream: a Cute and Delicious Nagasaki Treat!

Art resonates in Japan even in the simplest dessert that you will find on the streets. In Nagasaki City, there is one dessert that has been sold along the streets for over fifty years and it is called chirin-chirin ice cream. This dessert not only promises to satisfy your taste buds but also your eyes…

Castella Cake: Nagasaki’s Traditional Cake with a European History

When you think of traditional Japanese food, you’re likely to think of udon noodles, thick slices of sashimi, crispy tempura and salty miso soup. A sweet, honey flavoured cake isn’t exactly what springs to mind when you think of Japanese cuisine, yet Castella cake is just as much part of Japan’s culinary history as a…