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Americans Taste Japanese Kit Kats and Immediately Fall In Love

by Ethel Navales
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  When we saw the title to one of Buzzfeed‘s latest videos, we admit, we were a bit apprehensive. You can’t blame us though. Their new video “Americans Try Exotic Japanese Kit K

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Mendocino Farms Takes Sandwiches to Greater Heights

by Audrey Magazine
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  The sandwich — one of the simplest kinds of food in the world, right? Just slap one ingredient or more in between two pieces of bread and there you have it. It doesn’t take a chef or a culi

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How School Lunch in America Compares to Japan, Philippines, India and Korea

by Ethel Navales
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  Yesterday, Buzzfeed released a video called “School Lunches Around The World” which (as the title suggests) shows the average school lunch of children from various countries.  Most

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Move Over Pumpkin Latte, Japan’s Fall Favorite Are Fried Maple Leaves

by Ethel Navales
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  October is here and you know what that means! It’s time to get your costume ready for Halloween, pull out that oversized sweater (except in California, where it seems we have to wait jus

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Good News Cat Lovers! Pop-Up Cat Café in Chinatown This Weekend

by Audrey Magazine
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  By now, you’ve probably heard of all those pop-up, themed cafés in Japan which (as the name suggests) are temporary and offer special, limited-time-only menu options. If not, then trus

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Craving Asian Snacks From Your Childhood? Check Out This Homemade Choco Pie Recipe

by Audrey Magazine
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  When I was young, I spent most of my Saturdays at my grandmother’s house, secretly picking flowers off her houseplants, overfeeding her goldfish and eating up all her snacks that she would ge

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Study Shows South Koreans Consume More Coffee Than White Rice

by Audrey Magazine
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  South Koreans now drink more coffee than they eat their staple food rice, according to a survey conducted by the Korea Centers for Disease Control of 3,805 adults, according to The Chosun Ilbo.

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Wait, MSG May Not Be So Bad After All?

by Ethel Navales
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  If you think Miley Cyrus and Chris Brown have bad reputations, think again. They have nothing on the nearly 50-year-old bad reputation of MSG, otherwise known as monosodium glutamate. Intere

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NEW STUDY: Instant Ramen Linked With Heart Disease Risk

by Ruth Kim
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  A recent American study is targeting one beloved South Korean food as a factor in one’s cardiometabolic risk for diabetes, heart disease or stroke: instant ramen noodles. The Associat

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A Mother’s Creative Bento Boxes Teach Japan’s Geography And Look Adorable

by Ethel Navales
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  We’ve seen everything from adorable Hello Kitty bento boxes to intricate panda bento boxes. And just when we thought we’ve seen it all, another creative food artist comes along and

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