What’s the most expensive mushroom in the world? The title belongs to matsutake mushrooms, Japan’s answer to the black truffle. While prices are not quite as high as the most […]
Alcohol-free beer has become a sensation in Japan. It all started in 2005 when a restaurant owner took an ordinary soda then known as “Guarana” and changed the name to […]
These days many people know that the best beef comes from Japan, and Kobe beef has become a household name around the world. But what makes Japanese beef so good […]
Japanese convenience stores offer a wide variety of meals and snacks. Here are a few of the unfamiliar items I found in Japanese convenience stores.
Here are some photos of green tea and sakura ice cream from the cherry blossom festival in Nago, Okinawa.