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3 Ways to Enjoy Katsu, the Delicious Japanese Fried Food

When you travel to Japan, there’s no doubt that you will want to try as many local dishes as you can. The truth is that it’s impossible to sample all of the delicious and unique treats that the country has to offer in just a couple of weeks, but that is what makes the experience…

Who Knew Japan Loved Fried Food This Much?

I’m a new writer to this site, but after living in Japan for 4 and a half years, I thought I’d like to share my experiences through the eyes of a third generation nikkei (Japanese descent but born and raised in the western world). I was born and virtually lived my whole life in Canada.…

Looking for Simply Scrumptious Cheap Japanese Food? Meet the Famous Katsu Dishes!

In Japan, there exists an amazing and yet simple dish called katsu – which can be translated as cutlet in English. It features meat that has been lightly crumbed, then deep fried and served with a variety of accompaniments ranging from a pile of cabbage, rice, or even a tangy mysterious katsu sauce. It truly…

Yugokorotei: Enjoy a Gorgeous Onsen and Delicious Lunch in Niseko Annupuri

Yugokorotei is the perfect place to head for a relaxing afternoon enjoying a pork lunch and an onsen in a beautiful setting. Its location in Niseko Annupuri means that it is a great alternative for a day’s rest from the ski slopes of Niseko. The Baths The onsen, although quite small, has one of the…

3 Must-Try Japanese Foods for Non-Seafood Lovers!

Japan is a country well known for having amazing food, although usually when people think Japan they instantly think seafood. However if your not a big fan of seafood, whether it’s the taste, look or an allergy then there is good news! There are plenty of great foods for you to try and that, you…

3 Japanese Sauces You Need In Your Life!

Different cultures, different tastes! If you find yourself wandering the aisles of the Japanese supermarket wondering how to jazz up your dishes, give these a go! Here are three standard Japanese sauces that most people have lurking in their fridges. They may seem intimidating at first, but your taste buds will thank you! Tonkatsu Sauce…

Cook Japanese Tonkatsu at home!

Washoku Washoku, or Japanese cuisine, is on the list of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO, which shows just how important the food of Japan is. Japanese food is slowly but surely taking over in many different countries, and it would be difficult to find someone that hadn’t tried some Japanese food. Eating out…

10 Must Try Dishes When in Japan

Japan’s beguiling beauty is really enchanting enough that tourists find adding it to their itineraries during holidays or vacation time hard to resist. But aside from its stunning beauty and strong cultural identity, Japan is also known for its delicious fresh cuisine. Here are ten dishes that you shouldn’t miss when you visit Japan: Sushi…