Taiyaki is fish-shaped cake that is made with waffle/pancake batter and is usually filled with azuki (red bean paste). Some other popular fillings include custard, chocolate, matcha, or sweet potato. Tai = sea bream and yaki = baked. Continue reading


Japanese Kit Kats

Since 2000 there have been over 300 limited-edition seasonal and region-exclusive Kit Kat flavors produced in Japan. It is no wonder why Kit Kats are one of the top-selling treats in Japan. The Japanese gift-giving culture has encouraged the Continue reading