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This Japanese sweets shop specializes in beautiful flower-shaped ohagi rice cakes

Store offers a contemporary twist on a traditional snack.

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Japan’s hardest rice crackers, snacks of the shinobi, go soft, so do they have a reason to exist?

Taste-testing the “soft cooked hardness” of Iga.

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Instant Japanese dessert soup with an Akita twist instantly changes our image of great shiruko

It turns out plain old mochi isn’t the only pairing for shiruko.

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Spy x Family anime scene-stealer Anya turns into seven different adorable mochi sweets【Photos】

The many faces of the pint-sized mind-reader reproduced in mochi and anko.

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The hybrid mochi brioche sweet was born of a mom’s love, a friend’s kindness, and a very long trip

A taste of home for a Japanese expat turns into a delicious regional treat in one part of Japan.

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Tsukimi burger season heats up as McDonald’s Japan unveils new moon-viewing burger lineup【Pics】

Burgers and sweets to enjoy as you look up at the night sky this autumn.

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Hats off to this rice ball specialty restaurant for their ridiculously delicious, unusual taiyaki

You’ll be tempted to try it because it’s a hard-to-get flavor, but tasting this delectable treat comes with a price.

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New Japanese sweets store sells drinkable red bean paste

Anko specialty store comes up with a cool new way to beat the summer heat. 

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This dorayaki spot is one of the best sweets shop in Tokyo that people don’t know about yet

Hidden under the tracks near Akihabara is one of our new favorite places to grab sweets on the street.

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Subway Japan has sweet red bean sandwiches?!?【Taste test】

We try the sandwich shop’s take on anpan, one of Japan’s favorite sweet snacks.

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Japan’s best domestic hamburger fast food chain now has croissants, but are they any good?

Taste-testing the croissants that you have to preorder from Mos Burger.

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What happens when a sweet bun maker teams up with a tonkatsu sandwich specialist?

You get two very unusual crossover products.

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Japanese hot sandwich maker dessert heaven: Making a jumbo obanyaki the easy way【Recipe】

Who’s got time for sandwiches when there are delicious Japanese sweets to be made?

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These adorable hamster-shaped monaka will make a great gift, or maybe just a snack for yourself

Plus, they’re super customizable!

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Overly honest taiyaki restaurant flooded with customers after admitting to reducing sweet beans

Honesty is the best store policy.

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Anpan Roundup: Mr. Sato’s odyssey to gather all Daily Yamazaki red bean buns local to Tokyo【Pics】

Can Mr. Sato collect them all or will he wilt beneath the early summer sun trying?

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“Glossy green tea donuts” sound weird, look amazing in Mr. Donut team-up with Kyoto matcha master

Mr. Donut mixes an array of traditional Japanese flavors into a new lineup of irresistible sweets.

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We seize the day with new vegan red bean paste energy drink【Taste Test】

ENEEEEEEEERGYYYYYYY!

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Sakura tacos? The Tokyo treat we didn’t know we needed until right now

A totally unique bite to eat in one of the city’s favorite cherry blossom-viewing spots.

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Yokan Slice sweet red beans slices let you make gooey, delicious Japanese dessert in just seconds

Even after being in business for 200 years, this Kyoto confectioner is still coming up with great ideas.

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