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What is Takoyaki?
Aug 30, 2022 Tags 
Takoyaki is one of Osaka's most emblematic dishes: grilled octopus-flour balls brushed with a special takoyaki sauce, and mayonnaise. Takoyaki culture in Osaka and Japan is very important, here's why!
What is Japanese Fruit Jelly?
Aug 26, 2022 Tags 
Japanese Fruit Jelly is commonly available at all convenience stores throughout the country. It's often made from Kanten or Konjac, but do you know what those are?
What should you snack on while watching anime?
Aug 23, 2022 Tags 
Onigiris, ramen, Kit Kats, senbeis: we present you the best snacks to enjoy while watching your favorite anime!
What is Nashi, Japanese Pear?
Aug 19, 2022 Tags 
Nashi is also known as a Japanese pear or East Asian Pear. But did you know that there is a pear mascot in Japan? Meet Funashi, and learn more about the delicious East Asian Pear, Nashi!
What is Onigiri?
Aug 16, 2022 Tags 
Onigiri is one of Japan's most popular dishes, a small rice ball, often wrapped in seaweed and filled with delicious surprises like tuna with mayo or shrimp! Learn how to make them yourself in this article!
What is Tohato?
Aug 12, 2022 Tags 
Tohato is a Japanese confectionery that dates back to 1949 and is the origin of many popular snacks in Japan and around the world! We tell you more in the article.
How to make a Japanese Bullet Journal?
Aug 09, 2022 Tags 
What is the difference between a Bujo and a Japanese Hobonichi? How to make a Japanese bullet journal? Your questions answered here.
Pocky vs Pretz: which one is better?
Aug 05, 2022 Tags 
Pocky and Pretz are both produced by the same company, Glico, but what are the differences between the 2? Is one better than the other?
What is Ume, Japanese plum?
Aug 02, 2022 Tags 
How is Ume made? Can you drink it? Is Ume a plum or an apricot? What are the healthy benefits of Ume? We're taking a look at Ume, one of Japan's most famous pickles, and answer your questions here!
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Aug 01, 2022 Tags 
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What are the different types of Japanese Mochi?
Jul 29, 2022 Tags 
How many kinds of mochi are there? What is the most popular type of mochi? What type of mochi is there? Is mochi and dango the same? We're answering your questions, and provide you a list of 10 of the best types of Japanese mochi!