I got these Mr. Ito Watermelon Choco Chip cookies as a free gift from a recent NapaJapan order (sign up for the newsletter, every month you’ll get a peek at what’s new and a code for some free items when you place a minimum order). They are…weird.
In cleaning out my phone’s photos, it turns out there were a number of things I didn’t get around to reviewing for one reason or another. Let’s wrap them up here, for good or ill. Continue reading
Late in 2015 I finally decided to admit defeat on finding interesting Japanese candy locally. I may not have looked hard enough, but I found almost nothing. It was disappointing. You (I) can only watch so many fun things you want to try scroll by on Twitter, etc., tasted and tested by other people, before you just want to get in on it yourself. After a little poking around at sites I’d seen recommended, I went with napaJapan and placed an order. Mostly Hi Chew and Mentos. Continue reading