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Mooncakes

Mooncakes

September 10, 2021

The mooncake is a Chinese pastry that is shared among family and friends during the Mid-Autumn Festival or Moon Festival, one of the most important holidays in China and many other Asian countries. The Mid-Autumn Festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar. Family...

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5 Asian Ingredients and Foods Packed with Health Benefits

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5 Asian Ingredients and Foods Packed with Health Benefits

September 8, 2021

When it comes to food, sometimes you have to make a call on whether you want to eat healthy or delicious. But occasionally, you get the best of both worlds. With some foods, they’re both super tasty and super good for you. Here’s some of our...

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Daysha’s Poke Nachos

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Daysha’s Poke Nachos

August 19, 2021

Hi there, Daysha here- all the way from the 808 to the 206! Uwajimaya is nothing short of a melting pot- as a culmination of food, culture, and community. I’ve been lucky enough to be a part of the ‘Waji ohana since moving from little ole’ Hilo town...

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The Development That’s Got Us Extra Excited About Wasabi

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The Development That’s Got Us Extra Excited About Wasabi

May 28, 2021

Are you a big wasabi fan? Yes? That actually might not be true. No? That might not be right either. Here’s why: What to know about wasabi (and what Americans often get wrong) First thing’s first: The vast majority of so-called “wasabi” in the...

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2021 Uwajimaya Events Update

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2021 Uwajimaya Events Update

April 14, 2021

To our valued Customers, Vendors and Staff, We are sad and disappointed to inform you that with the uncertainty around our states’ phased reopening plans from COVID-19, we have made the decision to cancel all Uwajimaya-sponsored events again this year. While we look forward to these events each year,...

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March 2021 New Items

March 2021 New Items

March 16, 2021

Here’s a look at some of our new items you’ll find in our stores this month!   Hokkai Yamato Instant Soup Each box comes with 3 packs of mix.  Pour soup mix in a cup, add 150 ml of boiling water and mix.  Flavors include Salmon...

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