Yokan: Japanese Delight Perfect for Any Occasion

I said few months ago that I would write a separate post about this Japanese dessert that is usually consumed during summertime, the Mizu-Yokan, made with more water than the usual one. I know it has been few months and I’ve been so lazy in writing blog posts. But hey, it is always better lateContinue reading “Yokan: Japanese Delight Perfect for Any Occasion”

Discovering the Sweet Taste of Japanese Manju

In the beginning, I thought it was Mochi rice cake that I have eaten from when I was little. Then I looked again better and the seller told me that it was different. It is another Japanese sweet that she suggested me to try and bring back home from my Japan trip, named Manju. I’mContinue reading “Discovering the Sweet Taste of Japanese Manju”

Top Japanese Food You Shouldn’t Skip While Travelling in Japan

Like I promised in the previous post, here’s a separated post about awesome Japanese food to eat while you are in the Sakura country. Japan, in my opinion, is the heaven for food. I always consider it as the Asian version of world class culinary with elegance, cleanliness, fantastic food design and irresistible taste. AndContinue reading “Top Japanese Food You Shouldn’t Skip While Travelling in Japan”

Enjoying Sushi and Soba Made by Real Japanese in Milan

In Milan, it’s actually pretty easy to find Japanese food. From restaurants opened by Chinese people to authentic Japanese restaurants that can cost a lot, they are available in many places in the city. Of course, if we want to taste Japanese food made in Japanese restaurants, we’ll have to pay more. Just a coupleContinue reading “Enjoying Sushi and Soba Made by Real Japanese in Milan”

Let’s Eat Shiitake, The World’s Healthiest Mushroom

Recognized also as medicinal mushroom, Shiitake provides its consumers with various health benefits that could improve body stamina by eating it regularly. This mushroom is known to come originally from East Asia like Japan (its name derives from Japanese language), China or Korea. However these days, this magical mushroom is imported by many countries andContinue reading “Let’s Eat Shiitake, The World’s Healthiest Mushroom”