Food & Drink

3 Vegetarian Rice Cooker Recipes – Tokyo Travel Article

3 Vegetarian Rice Cooker Recipes So you thought your rice cooker could only cook rice? Come with us to discover how this wonderful tool can take care of a whole meal for you. Rice cookers are a staple of Japanese kitchens. After using them in China, and now in Japan, I’ve discovered how versatile they can be. Many people believe that you can only make rice in a rice cooker, but just because the name tells you so doesn’t mean…

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How To Embrace The Matcha Fever In Tokyo – Tokyo Travel Article

How To Embrace The Matcha Fever In Tokyo Step 1: Fill your basket with matcha snacks. Step 2: Indulge in all the matcha treats. Step 3: Pamper yourself with matcha-scented beauty products. Spring in Tokyo means it’s strawberry and cherry blossom (sakura) season. But what’s that one other sweet trend you’ll find right alongside it? Love it or hate it, it’s matcha!  While I appreciate that it’s not to everybody’s taste, with some even arguing (i.e. my father) that it’s…

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Join The Strawberry Storm With These 8 Tokyo Afternoon Teas – Tokyo Travel Article

Join The Strawberry Storm With These 8 Tokyo Afternoon Teas Although this year’s warm winter and lack of snowfall is bad news for ski goers and snowboarders, Strawberry fans are lucky enough to be greeted with an early spring season strawberry fest! Tokyo Hotels are on board and have created an amazing array of beautiful red-colored ichigo (strawberry) treats with all of your favorite desserts and dishes, packed full of strawberries galore! Here are our eight picks for the best strawberry afternoon…

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Trending In Tokyo: It’s Strawberry Season! – Tokyo Travel Article

Trending In Tokyo: It’s Strawberry Season! Celebrate strawberry season in Tokyo with our berry special selection of afternoon tea, accessories and beauty products I spy with my little eye something sweet and juicy trending in Tokyo. That’s right, it’s finally strawberry season! If you’re not already a fan of this plump red fruit, the strawberry mania in Japan will definitely turn you into one. The top quality of strawberries in Japan makes them a bit of a “luxury fruit.” Jan. 15th…

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