When winter approaches an all-time favorite meal and snack is Oden. They typically appear in convenient stores and are sold on carts throughout Japan starting in September. There are a variety of foods served in a light, shoyu broth. They are displayed in sections and customers are able to pick and choose the ones they would like to buy. Continue reading
Takoyaki is hot, fluffy balls made of savory pancake batter with tempura scraps, green onions, red ginger, and octopus. Takoyaki is often topped with sauce, mayo, seaweed flakes, and katsuobushi (dried bonito flakes). Continue reading
Temaki sushi is hand rolled sushi. You make it yourself!
All the ingredients are put out on plates in front of you. You get to mix and match your own favorite topping and ingredients. Continue reading
The literal translation of Abura Soba is “Oil Noodles.”
It looks like ramen without the soup. It is thick noodles with oil and toppings. Some topping includes menma, soft boiled egg, pork, and onions. Continue reading
Also known as Japanese Hot Pot! Nothing comes close to the comfort that is offered from gathering around a Nabe with friends and warming yourself up from the below zero temperatures. Continue reading
It’s that time of the year when Sakura take over McDonalds!
Spring Time is when beautiful cherry blossoms bloom across Japan. McDonald’s in Japan has a seasonal Sakura menu that will blow your mind! Here are some of the special items that are offered: Continue reading