Japan, the land of rare Pokemon candies. Here's a list of the Pokemon hard candies, pretzels, wafers and more that we've sent to subscribers so far.
Japanese sweet potatoes differ from American ones in that they are denser and starchier. In Japan they are known as "satsumaimo". Here are some examples of satsumaimo products sold locally, such as chips, chocolates and other snacks. Sweet potato benefits are claimed to include de-wrinkling your face, if you believe Olivia Munn.
Japanese gummy candies have an amazing variety. From frog-themed gummies to strange tearable ones, all the way to character gummies such as Super Mario, Ultraman and Splatoon. There's even one where you have to dig through chocolate to find the gummies hidden inside. See full list of 26 candies below.
How to get a free Japanese candy subscription box.
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Everything from tiger mousse cakes to white chocolate elephants, with even an orange and lemon slow loris mousse on offer.
How much mileage would you get out of it before it melts on your face?
While accurately reproducing the shape of a real grand piano, this chocolate piano is a scale model and is entirely edible.
This à la mode "pomu pomu pudding" was just announced to go on sale in Japanese Mini Stop convenience stores starting April 26th. Mini Stop is hoping customers celebrating Japanese Children's Day on May 5th or Mother's Day on May 8th will buy it in droves.
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Complete list of all Japanese candy subscription box companies: 39 and counting! Mostly a big list of links, but makes some effort into tracking when each box launched (and possibly shut down).
Learn how to write Candy in Japanese in two different ways.
In Japan potato chips come in even more varieties than what you may be used to back home.