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Minis from Krispy Kreme

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I love Original Glazed by Krispy Kreme, I always choose that simple (and super sweet) flavor.

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But on this time, I found the box of “minis” contains a cute small smiley doughnut.
The colorful doughnut set makes me smile on work day’s morning.

Krispy Kreme Doughnut Japan

Penguin Shokudou

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I dropped in Ishigaki Island, and went to the casual restaurant Penguin Shokudou for lunch.
I chose lunch Zhajiangmian noodle set. Zhajiangmian 炸醤麺 is one of Chinese dish of ground pork over noodles.

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We can put their super famous herb chili oil and garlic oil over the dishes as much as we want.

Penguin Shokudou
Penguin Shokudou – Tabelog

Yakitori at Toriyoshi

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We dropped in Toriyoshi again. This time we had some yakitori and zucchini cheese salad.
All of their izakaya food was good as usual.

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Osechi Ryouri

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I went back to my parents house and helped to make New Year’s feast Osechi ryori (御節料理).
Almost of all foods needs long time and complicated process to cook, each food has meaning of family’s good luck, and it’s also cooking for new-year gods.

Osechi – Wikipedia

Japanese restaurant, Tempura Odawara at Shinagawa Prince Hotel

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Shinagawa Prince Hotel has seven types of Japanese restaurants such as sushi, tempura, shabu-shabu, teppan-yaki grill, deep fried kushi-age, yakitori grill and oden at 38th floor.

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And, I went to a tempura restaurant, Odawara with my friend.
We had the recommended tempura a lot, and a great time with their very kind hospitalities.

Shinagawa Prince Hotel
Japanese Restaurant Ajikaido Gojusantsugi – Shinagawa Prince Hotel

Moomin x KFC

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KFC collaborate with Finnish characters Moomin at the kids meal named “smile set“.

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I got 2015 calender from that. All of the monthly illustrations of are different.
The goods are cute but not very childish, so now many of grown-ups are going for these. The most popular goods may be calender or playing cards.

KFC smile set
Moomin – Wikipedia

Toriyoshi

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Toriyoshi is a chain store of izakaya, famous for their special chicken dishes. Especially deep fried chicken wings and yakitori are very famous. (Sorry, we forgot to take a photo and ate these up…)

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Other dishes are also good. I also love their karaage (deep fried chicken) and chicken stock ramen.

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Toriyoshi Shinjuku West - Tabelog

Limited Plastic bottled iced teas from Harney & Sons

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I was very lucky to find limited plastic bottled iced teas from Harney & Sons are sold in Japan.

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The flavors are passion fruit, raspberry herbal and earl grey supreme.
The freshly brewed unsweetened iced teas make us very happy in this hot summer.

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Harney & Sons Japan
Limited Plastic bottled iced teas – Harney & Sons (sold-out products)

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