Hakata Salt × SAMURICE – A Collaboration of Autumn Flavours

Excited that from 25th October onwards, SAMURICE will be offering a special menu from their collaboration with healthy Hakata Salt (Natural Sea Salt) from Japan. The menu will be on sale for a limited period only! Autumn is one of my favourite seasons, and some of the best seasonal produce to enjoy this period includes Japanese chestnuts and ...

Rice and Shine – Japanese rice crackers

When I am working on my computer, I tend to snack quite a lot, which is quite bad as it can lead to weight gain, especially since my choices are items like sweets, biscuits and chips. But I can't go hungry too right :P Recently, the Japan Rice and Rice Industry Export Promotion Association (JRE) is organising ...

Cinnamoroll Cafe

Sanrio’s beloved Japanese character, Cinnamoroll is floating into Singapore and landing at Kumoya, for a special limited time pop-up café collaboration from 17 May 2017 to 13 August 2017. The collaboration is with Kumoya, Singapore’s first Halal-certified Japanese-French café is to mark Cinnamoroll’s 15th anniversary. This collaboration will see the cafe being transformed into a Cinnamoroll theme ...

Four New Japanese Brands at Isetan Scotts Supermarket

The official opening of Isetan Scotts Supermarket Phase 2 today last Friday welcomes shoppers with new 4 brands, Johan Paris, Chateraise, WA-Dining and Matsuzo, and the reopening of Nishino Pharmacy. Matsuzo confectionaries are sweet yogashi style delights made from sweet potatoes that are brought straight from Miyazaki and Kagoshima in Japan. Savour the sweet potatoes in different way ...

First ever Japanese Ekiben (Train Bento) Store in France, Paris Gare de Lyon

EKIBEN has arrived in France! East Japan Railways and partner Nihon Restaurant Enterprise (NRE) will be opening a limited time first-ever Japanese Ekiben (Train bento) lunchbox shop is in Paris Gare de Lyon. Paris-Gare de Lyon is one of the six large mainline railway station termini in Paris, France. It handles about 90,000,000 passengers every year, making it ...