I’ve waited for 1 month to buy this legendary Matcha Mochi sweets! Ginza Kazuya

I’ve waited for 1 month to buy this legendary Matcha Mochi sweets! Ginza Kazuya

In Ginza, Tokyo Japan, there is a very popular and famous Matcha sweets that are very difficult to get. It is “Kazuya-no-Ren” from Ginza Kazuya in Tokyo.٩(๑•̀ω•́๑)۶ Let me share more about that sweet with you!   You need to make reservation at least one month before. First, you need a reservation to buy this …

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All about Japanese tea: types and how they are different from other teas

All about Japanese tea: types and how they are different from other teas

As you know, Matcha is one type of Japanese teas. However, did you know there are many other types of delicious Japanese teas? ٩(๑´0`๑)۶ Let me introduce you to the world of Japanese teas!   Japanese tea is ‘unfermented’, unlike most of other teas Unfermented tea is made from tea leaves that have been heated …

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Very popular Mochi café “Gekko” in Tokyo! Try silky chewy freshly-made Mochi

Very popular Mochi café “Gekko” in Tokyo! Try silky chewy freshly-made Mochi

I want to introduce you to this popular Mochi café, “Gekko”, that is specialized in Mochi and Japanese teas. Please add this café on your list of must-visit-cafes in Tokyo!(๑˃̵ᴗ˂̵)و Here is everything about the café, access, menu and how I like it!   Cozy small café with a good access from Tokyo station The …

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3 popular spots in Shibuya where you can buy Japanese traditional sweets, Wagashi!

3 popular spots in Shibuya where you can buy Japanese traditional sweets, Wagashi!

If you visit Japan, I assume Shibuya is on your list of must-visit-places. Shibuya is one of the most popular places, especially famous for the busiest big crossing in Japan. I will introduce you to department stores where you can buy all sort of Wagashi, Japanese traditional sweets, in Shibuya! (* ̄∇ ̄*) Related post: where to buy …

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My selection of 3 best Mochi cafes in Tokyo! Enjoy freshly made super delicious Mochi

My selection of 3 best Mochi cafes in Tokyo! Enjoy freshly made super delicious Mochi

There are many Mochi sweets and dishes in Japan, but, there are not many places that offer freshly made Mochi. So, let me show you some of my favorite Mochi cafes! (º﹃º) Related post: what is mochi? a beginner’s guide to mochi   1. Gekko(月光) Gekko is a very famous and popular café that is specialized …

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My recommended 3 cafes in Tokyo where you can enjoy Matcha and high-grade Japanese sweets

My recommended 3 cafes in Tokyo where you can enjoy Matcha and high-grade Japanese sweets

In Tokyo there are many cafes you can have a delicious cup of Matcha , but there are only a few cafes where you can have Matcha together with high-grade Wagashi. Let me introduce you 3 cafes I recommend you to visit in Tokyo!(*´∀`*)   1. Tsuruya Yoshinobu, TOKYO MISE Tsuruya Yoshinobu TOKYO MISE is …

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4 delicious Japanese Mochi sweets you must try!

4 delicious Japanese Mochi sweets you must try!

There are many types of Wagashi, Japanese traditional sweets and especially Mochi sweets are becoming more and more popular all over the world. But, if you are a beginner to Wagashi, what should you try first? Let me show you my recommendations. (☆Д☆)   1: Daifuku (大福) Daifuku (aka Anko Mochi) is very popular Japanese …

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Where to buy Wagashi, Japanese traditional sweets, in Japan?

Where to buy Wagashi, Japanese traditional sweets, in Japan?

You are visiting Japan and want to try some Wagashi (Japanese traditional sweets) but don’t know where to buy? Let me show you 3 major places where you can buy Wagashi in Japan!o(*´∀`*)9   1. Buy Wagashi at convenience stores The easiest place to get Wagashi in Japan is for sure convenience stores. You can …

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I tried the most-difficult-to-get Monaka in Tokyo! Ginza Kuya

I tried the most-difficult-to-get Monaka in Tokyo! Ginza Kuya

In Japan, some Wagashi, Japanese traditional sweets, are very popular and difficult to get. This time, I tried the most difficult to get Monaka, Japanese traditional wafers! Let me introduce how you can get it in Tokyo. (゜¬゜) Related post: what is monaka? crispy japanese traditional sweets   Monaka from Ginza Kuya The Monaka I tried …

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