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3 Japanese Snacks that Will Go Perfectly with Your Late night Beer

When you are out for a drink with your friends in Japan, you may notice a plate of nosh put in front of you to accompany your beverage. Here are a few common options you may see at bars, or izakaya. Don’t be shy, dig in! Boiled Soy Beans (Edamame) These are a great and…

Beer & Edamame – Perfect Couple?

Beer is a drink of choice on a summer night… for at least 70% of us. Most of the time I want something to eat while drinking so probably do you, and when you are in Japan, there comes the great bean snack EDAMAME. A foreign friend of mine had once said that “beans are…