taste test

The most brilliant summer homework idea ever: Eat wagyu for Yakiniku Day

Teachers, feel free to assign us this year’s and next year’s homework while you’re at it!

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Japan’s “edible tear gas ramen” lives up to its name【Taste test】

The convenience store treat (?) from Japan’s northern island is delicious…as long as you eat it the right way.

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Takoyaki ice cream appears at Japanese convenience store chain

A summer festival for the mouth…but this celebration isn’t suited to all tastes.

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Nissin Cup Noodle flavours become Umaibo snacks, and we try every one of them

This sought-after limited-edition series is so rare it can’t be purchased in stores.

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The most expensive pancakes we could find at 7-Eleven Japan are a delicious bargain【Taste test】

Japanese luxury hotel group creates pancakes you can buy at a humble convenience store.

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We have the poop cake party experience we’ve always wanted with the Wasshoi Unchiyaki 【SoraKitchen】

Are you even surprised we ended up trying these?

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Customers go crazy for Starbucks Choux Cups in Japan

New cream puffs become a sell-out hit!

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We make delicious French toast using a LOT of Japanese custard pudding

A whole kilogram (2.2 pounds) of custard pudding, to be precise.

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Japanese Sumi Toaster brings charcoal cooking technology to sliced bread

A new way to create the perfect slice of toast.

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Mr Sato goes head-to-head with a giant cream soda parfait in a Tokyo cafe

Enormous dessert’s clown-like face belies the monstrosity that lies within. 

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Japanese Black Wagyu from Yoshinoya – Premium beef isn’t just for politicians anymore!【Taste test】

Once only available in the halls of Japan’s parliament, you can now get this special gyuju nationwide.

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Mr. Sato eats luxurious fish from a vending machine, doesn’t get food poisoning

Mr. Sato taste tests some famous fish from Shizuoka.

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Yoshinoya’s wagyu beef box for Japanese politicians

We eat an exclusive menu item inside the National Diet Building.

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Fukushima peaches: Worthy of the praise given to them by foreign Olympics teams?

Australia and the United States have been vocal about their love for these Japanese peaches, so we buy a box and try them out. 

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Starbucks Japan’s first pineapple Frappuccino, Go Pineapple, should be the Gorogoro Pineapple

Taste-testing Starbucks Japan’s first-ever pineapple dessert drink, plus its peachy companion.

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Our Japanese-language reporter tries eel cola so you don’t have to 【Taste Test】

Out of all the weird colas we’ve tried, this may be the weirdest.

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What did Japanese curry taste like 150 years ago? This instant curry pack lets you find out

It’s like a time travel adventure for your mouth.

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We try Starbucks Japan’s new sand dunes Frappuccino in Tottori

One of the countries rarest 47 Jimoto Frappuccinos gets ticked off our list.

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Tokyo’s new frozen ramen vending machines and brain-breakingly amazing【Taste test】

Ramen Stock 24 baffles our minds and delights our souls.

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Mr Sato’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day at Doo Wop Chicken Burger in Tokyo

New opening doesn’t go quite as smoothly as expected.

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