Hi chew

A Japanese beloved chewing candy, the Hi-Chew In our last visit to Japan, we bought some Hi-Chews, one of our favourites were these "Suppai Chews" (Sour Hi-Chews).  This year, we…

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An apple pie tour in Hirosaki

Visit sightseeing spots and eat various apple pies in Hirosaki Aomori is famous for being the largest apple monopole in Japan, so you can find many products made with apple. Last…

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The Bunmeido main store in Nagasaki

We recommend this store near Dejima in Nagasaki If you've already visited Nagasaki, you probably know that castellas are sold everywhere. But if you visit Dejima, we recommend a stop…

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Dango or Daifuku, which is easier to make?

Making Japanese sweets with rice flour at home Mochi is one of our favourite Japanese foods. Using rice flour, we made 2 traditional mochi sweets at home. Such rice flour…

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Kuru Kuru Bo Jelly

The penny candy shopkeeper recommends Kuru Kuru bo Jelly When we visit Japan, we buy many Dagashis (cheap candys and snacks) at a Dagashiya (Japanese penny candy store). The shopkeeper…

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Ohagi, a sweet featured in “My Neighbour Totoro”

Ghibli is now on Netflix How wonderful, we can watch many of Ghibli's works on Netflix (except in Japan, US and Canada). Starting at the 1st of March, some new…

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