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Tips to Make Ramen at Home

Tips to Make Ramen at Home

Ramen is a Japanese noodle dish that has become popular all over the world. It is usually served in a broth with various toppings, such as vegetables, meat, or seafood. While ramen is typically thought of as a restaurant dish, it can now be enjoyed at home thanks to the availability of the ramen kit. Here are some tips to …

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Foodie Guide To Japan For First Time Visitors

Foodie Guide To Japan For First Time Visitors

Japan boasts many unique and fascinating attractions, from the sublime slopes of Mount Fuji to sumo wrestling matches in Osaka. But today, more and more, it’s Japan’s unique cuisine what draws visitors to the Land of the Rising Sun. Each major tourist city within Japan offers its own local dishes. Regional food reflects the history and geography of the area. …

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tax-free shopping in Tokyo

5 Item ideas to go tax-free shopping in Tokyo

If you have visited Japan before, you would know that Tokyo is a paradise for shopping enthusiasts. But if it is your first time in the Japanese capital, the variety of quality brands can be overwhelming. Knowing what to buy and where to get the best deals will be critical to benefit from the opportunities of tax-free shopping in Tokyo. …

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Kyoto cuisines in a traditional food market in Kyoto, Japan.

8 Kyoto Cuisines You’ll Certainly Enjoy

Kyoto is very famous for its fine cuisines. For centuries, culinary arts have been influenced by the local monk culture, and it’s not just about sushi. In fact, you might be surprised to know that sushi is just the tip of the iceberg. There is a wide variety of restaurants all over Kyoto which provide you with access to all …

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Everything You Need To Know To Master Japanese Food – Infographic

Noodles are a staple part of Japanese cuisine, but there is so much more to Japanese food than Ramen! If you’re planning a trip to Japan, the variety of Japanese food to try is a literal feast of gastronomical delights! From hand-prepared sushi to hot food on a stick, there’s a wealth of culturally rich and delicious cuisine to sample. …

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Little girl eating Hello Kitty DIY birthday cakes

4 Awesome Hello Kitty DIY Birthday Cakes That Any Fan Will Love

Created by Yuko Shimizu in 1974 Hello Kitty has been one of Japan’s most significant cultural exports (alongside Godzilla, Pokemon, and sushi). Her spunky attitude has made fans the world over. Currently designed by Yuko Yamaguchi and over her forty years, Hello Kitty remains just as cute, spunky, and comes with a line of products that encompass everything from clothing …

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Nigiri, salmon and tuna on a plate. How to eat sushi is one of the things you should know about Japanese cuisine.

9 Things You Should Know About Japanese Cuisine

Japanese cuisine is known for its beauty and delightful subtle flavors. Traditional Japanese fare always manages to look like a work of art, since it is based on washoku. Apart from that, it’s incredibly healthy as well, which is deemed the reason why Japanese people live a long life. That being said, it’s no wonder why Japanese cuisine is loved …

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View of the street foods to try In Dōtonbori, the famous food market in Osaka, Japan.

8 Amazing Street Foods To Try In Dōtonbori, Osaka

Dōtonbori is one of Osaka’s premier tourist destinations, boasting numerous large, flashy billboards, a bustling nightlife, and some of the best food in Japan. The street on the south side of the Dōtonbori Canal is home to a bevy of restaurants with huge signs that depict what they serve. This gives Dōtonbori its eccentric and energetic vibe. There are countless …

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japanese food bloggers

6 Japanese Food Bloggers To Follow

Whether you are wanting to cook some Japanese food, feeling nostalgic of a past Japanese trip, or living in that country now, this is a list of blogs that other Japanese foodies, like you, have created. From bento and ramen, to restaurants and dessert, these blogs can help give your kitchen that traditional Japanese environment. Many of these bloggers will …

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food markets in Tokyo

7 Food Markets In Tokyo Every Foodie Should Visit

It’s your day off, the sun is out, your stomach growls and your fridge is empty. Lucky for you, there’s an abundance of food markets in Tokyo. They serve and sell fresh produce, gourmet specialties, and hot meals from nearby vendors or food trucks. In addition to giving you an array of healthy and delectable foods, many of these markets …

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