Foods & Drinks

2014.09.08
Enjoy fun a fun day on the train with “Ekiben,” a railway boxed meal.
There are a large variety of Ekiben available all around Japan. When you think of a trip on a tr
2014.08.27
They go well with alcohol and with sweets – the healthy “edamame” (green soybeans) are now popular all over the world!
“Beer and edamame” are the quintessential combination of the Japanese summer. Can you find "edam
2014.08.23
The shaved ice flavored with green tea syrup and decorated with red beans paste and rice cakes, “Akafuku-gohri”
“Akafuku-mochi” which is made as decorations for the shaved ice is on the “Akafuku-gohri” In th
2014.08.05
“Niku-jaga”, The flavor of a Japanese Mother’s cooking.
If you can cook this, you’ll be very popular among Japanese men. Niku-jaga, which literally mea
2014.08.04
“Hitsumabushi”, A local eel dish of Nagoya city eaten in 3 different steps
Recommended for the hot summer! Become a master on Japan through Nagoya's local specialties! Hi
2014.07.31
How many unique flavors have the famous Japanese popsicles been offered in?
Wow! Now that’s a special flavor! Japan’s popular “Gari Gari Kun” popsicles are available at mo
2014.07.28
Super-thick “Ise udon” noodles, which are boiled for an hour!
【Photo by Yuri Suzuki】 This dish is so popular that it will have you scolded by the god Emma fo
2014.07.24
Shaved Ice, It is recommended in the hot summer
A necessity for the hot Japanese Summers Found just about everywhere in Japan during the su
2014.07.09
Gyudon, A Bowl of Beef
Delicious, Cheap, Japanese Fast Food! Gyudon or, a Japanese bowl of beef, can often be foun
2014.07.05
Pancake
The pancake trend amongst young Japanese girls A recent trend in Japan involves the infatua
2014.07.03
Ramen
The national noodle of Japan!? Ramen is one of the most famous foods in Japan and there are
2014.06.28
KAISEKI
The origin of Japanese food Kaiseki cuisine is a traditional multi-course dinner that can b
2014.06.27
Okonomiyaki
Japanese pizza!? What is this circular shaped food? Is it pizza? No, it’s Japanese Okonomiy
2014.06.26
Wagashi (Traditional Japanese confectionery often served with tea)
Video You can experience making Wagashi! Wagashi is found all over Japan and is unique to