chocolate

How much Valentine’s Day chocolate do Japanese schoolgirls give, and to who?【Survey】

Survey breaks down amounts of honmei, tomo, and kazoku chocolate.

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Starbucks Japan jump starts sakura sweets season with new Sakura White Chocolate with Milk Pudding

We won’t be seeing cherry blossoms on the trees for a while yet, but sakura will be showing up in our desserts very soon.

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Are you a sweet and salty fan? Try the new Chicken Ramen Choco Flakes, the dream collab snack

One of Japan’s favorite instant ramen brands…turned into a chocolate-covered snack?!

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Japanese chocolate company sells Valentine’s Day school desks, tents, and more for nostalgia

Re-experience the full spectrum of high school Valentine’s Day emotions.

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Suntory whiskey chocolates now exist in Japan thanks to aroma chocolatier

Whiskey aficionados are always happy to have distiller Suntory’s premium varieties in their glass, and now you can have them in your chocolate too.

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New Japanese KitKat is…a Heartful Bear!

Japan-exclusive chocolate comes with special messages for Valentine’s Day.

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Is McDonald’s Japan’s new Godiva hot chocolate worth the relatively high price?

In a country where you can buy cheap drinks everywhere, expensive luxuries need to be worth the calories.

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Touken Rambu chocolates are a treat for anime fans and a test of how well you know the characters

Our resident blade boy supporter doesn’t need to look at the label to know what flavor her favorite characters are.

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Lindt releases world’s first-ever Sakura Lindor ball in Japan

Cherry blossoms are set to bloom in Lindt stores for the very first time this year.

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Starter Pokémon sweets from Tokyo chocolatier Mary’s give fans early start on Valentine’s choco

The Pokémon meets Mary’s Yokubari box reminds us that greed is good (and delicious).

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Snoopy’s Japanese-style tea house opens new location, brings Snoopy Chocolat along as a bonus

Enjoy Snoopy’s classic cuteness with some traditional Japanese tastes and trinkets.

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Starbucks Japan’s festive customisation is almost too cute to bear

Add a dose of kawaii to your Frappuccino for a limited time.

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Starbucks unveils a range of secret Christmas cakes in Japan

Not your ordinary Christmas cakes.

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Starbucks unveils new festive Christmas Frappuccinos and drinkware for 2021

Limited-edition U.S. drink gets a new taste “unique to Japan” for the holidays.

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Lawson’s new “drowning in cream” pancakes take convenience store sweets to another level

It’s not the only dessert to be drowning in cream right now at the popular chain. 

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Japan’s new Sachertorte Häagen-Dazs is filled with unexpected surprises

Rich chocolate cake becomes a luxury ice cream with a sweet message.

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Japan’s favourite whisky and chocolate pairing just got even bigger

“Twig” chocolate is a great partner for whisky, but what happens when it becomes a full-on branch?

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Some Japanese KitKats just got bigger… but still the same size they were a year ago

Size is relative.

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We buy chocolate fish in a can from a store in Akihabara

Sweet mackerel! This is going to be one helluva taste test. 

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Got a sweet tooth? Here are our reporters’ favorite new-release convenience store desserts

Try one of these seven tasty treats the next time you have a sweets craving!

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