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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.
Have you ever heard of "oden"? It is a common Japanese winter (and autumn) dish. It can be served at restaurants, food stalls, convenience stores, and made at home. One interesting thing about oden is that it has a great variety of ingredients. Here is a list of common items you'll find in a pot of oden!
If you're wondering about things to do in Japan in the winter, this guide is for you. There's information about 20 kinds of winter-specific activities, foods to eat, and festivals!
Tokamachi snow festival is a snow festival held in Niigata Prefecture from February 4th in 1950. The main idea of this festival is to "be a friend with snow and to enjoy them." This year, 2018, Tokamachi snow festival will be held from February 16th to 18th.
For the new year, Japanese people eat "Osechi ryori". Have you ever heard of it before? Osechi ryori is a big meal we enjoy with all family members in on New Year's Day. Each osechi ryori has a special meaing. This post will introduce 10 major osechi ryori and some other dishes Japanese enjoy to celebrate the New year.
If you're wondering what there is to do in Japan in January aside from the usual things, here's a guide you might find interesting.
King of the winter foods, crabs are popular and eaten all over the world, including Japan. There are many crab dishes but if you want to enjoy some crabs Japanese style, our recommendation is "Kani Doraku". Kani Doraku is the biggest and the most famous crab restaurant in Japan. This post will introduce where Kani Doraku is and what you can enjoy in Kani Doraku.
Have you ever heard of "Kiritanpo"? Kiritanpo is a kind of regional dish in Akita prefecture in Tohoku district. In winter people enjoy eating kiritanpo as ingredients of nabe, a Japanese hot pot dish. But don't worry. There is no need of visiting Akita when you want to try some kiritanpo nabe. This post will introduce 5spots where you can feel like visiting Akita and enjoy some kiritanpo nabe.
In Japan, there are various kinds of delicious dishes you can enjoy in winter. Especially, nabe, hot pot dishes are one of the favorites of Japanese. Kani nabe, a nabe dish with crabs is even referred to as the king of all winter cuisines. This post will introduce you to some spots where you can enjoy kani nabe in many ways from shabu shabu to all you can eat, buffet style.