- Quite sure I'm a Ramen freak. Almost up to 200ramens in 2017. Not only ramens but also love to eat around and drink around.
"Yosenabe" is the most basic kind of nabe, a Japanese hotpot dish you can try. Basically, there are no rules when making yosenabe. Ingredients can be any vegetable, meat, or seafood. All you have to do is to cut the ingredients and put them into the pot, and simmer! Let's give it a try!
As you might already know, Japan is a nation full of great cuisines. Especially winter, many great foods make their appearance. This post will be a great guide to all of you who would like to enjoy winter foods in Japan.We also have posted some links to our other posts so if you are interested, please visit them for further information.
Yudofu, or hot tofu can even be called as one of the simplest Japanese dishes. Ingredients are tofu, kelp, and water with some dipping sauces like ponzu vinegar. When you want to try some ultimate tofu dish, Kyoto will be the place to visit. This post will introduce 5places where you can enjoy yudofu in Kyoto.
Shabu shabu is a Japanese hot pot dish very popular among not only Japanese but also among foreigners with its unique way of eating and great taste. This post will introduce the easiest shabu shabu recipe you can challenge at your home.
One of the most well known Japanese cuisines is sukiyaki. Not only loved by Japanese, it also has big foreigner fans. This post will be a perfect guide for one who is planning to make sukiyaki on one's own.
"Ozoni" is a traditional soup dish served at new year. Ingredients and flavor change according to the area. This post will not only introduce the history and ozoni itself but also an easy recipe of how to make ozoni by yourself.
"Jigokudani yaen koen" is a national park located in northern area of Nagano prefecture. Surrounded by harsh cliffs and with its severe climate, people described it "Jigokudani"( means a "hell valley"). Jigokudani is well known around the world as a place you can watch Japanese monkeys very close. The monkeys living in Jigokudani are also known as bathing monkeys.
Japan's national sport, sumo. If you are now looking forward to watching sumo, "Ichigatsubasho", the new year sumo will the perfect. "Ichigatsubasho" is held from January 14th to 28th. We will also introduce an east guide to enjoy sumo and some sumo gourmets you must have.
Every January 15th, a Fire festival called Dousojin Matsuri is held in Nozawa Onsen, in the northern part of Nagano prefecture. Well known as one of the three major fire festivals of Japan, the powerful and beautiful fire with the atmosphere of the festival will surely overwhelm you.
As the weather starts to become colder and sunset becomes earlier, the season of illumination begins, heading towards Christmas and new year celebration. In this article you will get to know the most 5 popular illumination events being held in Tokyo from now on.