TV commercials aiming to sell beer in Japan, have often been accompanied by famous figures gulping a beer. With the rising problems of alcoholism and binge drinking, many beer companies have steered away from the gulping.
Finding the best places in Japan to dine!
With the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on its way, the type of new noodle, "muscle men" is perfect. Created by Yoshihara Shokuryō in Shikoku, the noodles contain magnesium and calcium which is often lacking in traditional Japanese diets.
Japan has a number of character cafés inspired by Japanese manga, anime or other pop culture characters. There are also a few cafés inspired by Western characters like Moomin, Peter Rabbit, and Shaun the Sheep.
Check out one of the biggest food expos in Japan, International Food Expo UTAGE 2017. It is the largest food event in Japan which occurs every four years, so foodies don't miss out !
Be sure to check out these limited edition sakura treats as cherry blossom season comes to an end. Check out Japanese department stores such as SOGO, which has limited edition sakura bentos and wagashi!
The island of Tōshijima, just a 20-minute ferry ride away from the city of Toba, offers the best seafood. The fresh seafood from the Ise Bay is bestowed as an offering at Ise Jingū and often savored by the Imperial Family.
Presenting the Top 5 types of Maguro, or Tuna, you can find in Japan for your sushi!
For Christmas 2016, Nestle has created Kit Kats that can be toasted into butter cookies! Japan’s Kit Kats are renowned not only for their flavors, but also for the way they should be consumed!
The miketsukuni region of Toba and Tōshijima provides some of the finest seafood ingredients which were served to the Emperor and Imperial Family. Learn about the history of this royal cuisine and how to enjoy it today.
Izanau presents dancing squid on top of rice, because Japan. Bon appétit!
Experience the Detective Conan café located in JR Osaka Station. Open for a limited time only!
Try the spring limited edition Uji Matcha Cheese Tart from the famous confectionary PABLO.