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White Day

White Day

March 14, 2018

White Day is a Japanese holiday that is celebrated on March 14, one month after Valentine’s Day. In Japan, Valentine’s Day is a day for women to give chocolate to male friends, family, coworkers and significant others. White Day is a day for men to return the...

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Meet our Ehime Food Fair Vendors!

Meet our Ehime Food Fair Vendors!

March 12, 2018

We’re excited to welcome back several vendors from Japan’s Ehime Prefecture for another Ehime Food Fair at our Seattle and Bellevue stores!  This year, we have 9 companies traveling from Japan to showcase some of the local specialty products of Ehime Prefecture. Ehime is located on...

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Vote for Our Next Tote Bag Design!

Vote for Our Next Tote Bag Design!

February 15, 2018

**Voting is now closed** We are overwhelmed by the response we received from our Tote Bag Design Contest.  There were so many wonderful designs from our incredibly talented customers.  Thank you to everyone who spent the time creating something special and unique for us.  It was a...

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Lunar New Year

Lunar New Year

February 7, 2018

Gung Hay Fat Choy (Happy New Year) The Lunar New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is determined by the Chinese calendar which is based on lunar and solar cycles. This calendar is periodically adjusted due to the shorter lunar cycle, making the Lunar Year a different day each...

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Hahn Shyuan Rice Crispy

Hahn Shyuan Rice Crispy

January 31, 2018

Hahn Shyuan Rice Crispy cakes can be eaten as a snack or incorporated into many dishes. Here are a few ways you can use these versatile crispy rice snacks. Use crushed up Rice Crispy snacks as a crispy alternative to steamed rice. Here we're serving it with Mapo Tofu. ...

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Nagatanien Fried Rice Mix

Nagatanien Fried Rice Mix

January 19, 2018

With just a few ingredients, and a packet of Nagatanien Fried Rice Mix, you can quickly make flavorful fried rice at home. Nagatanien Fried Rice Mix is made in Japan and contains no MSG. Each package contains three small packets. One packet makes two servings of fried rice.  ALL...

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