Conbini Monday Wk66

Kyushu Ramen

Ramen yaki senbei (special for Kyushu)

I think I have missed a few weeks, but here are some items from my recent trip to HuisTen Bosch in Kyushu. As you can see ramen is the main event.

Hi-Chew Kyushu special candy

Hi-Chew Kyushu special candy

Lots of choice of ramen here with some local selections as well

Lots of choice of ramen here with some local selections as well

Potato chips Kyushu style with ramen flavor

Potato chips Kyushu style with ramen flavor

Kyushu ramen

Kyushu ramen

Non Smoking candy. This candy is not smoking?

Non Smoking candy. This candy is not smoking?

Goboten Udon

Goboten Udon

New types of soups

New types of soups

Spicy and cheese chicken

Spicy and cheese chicken

Are you a conbini ramen fan?

Conbini Monday Wk65

Kitkat Shinkansen

Kitkat Shinkansen

Quite a few new drinks out for the winter months. Plenty of vitamin C and other combination mixed in with some straight up sugar drinks.

Train style onigiris

Train style onigiris

Mitsuya Cider in a glass bottle. Wonderful. Welcome back!

Mitsuya Cider in a glass bottle. Wonderful. Welcome back!

Asahi energy drink with monster hunters

Asahi energy drink with monster hunters

Calpis Soda gets a makeover. Do you like yours hot or cold?

Calpis Soda gets a makeover. Do you like yours hot or cold?

some goonew by minute maid. new goo or old goo, anyone tried it?

some goonew by minute maid. new goo or old goo, anyone tried it?

A few shortcakes in time for an early xmas

A few shortcakes in time for an early xmas

Recently I have been getting my fruit packaged from the conbini. Pineapples, apples and kiwi

Recently I have been getting my fruit packaged from the conbini. Pineapples, apples and kiwi

Pizza anyone?

Pizza anyone?

These are yet to be tried by me.

These are yet to be tried by me.

More fruit juices alongside the goonew

More fruit juices alongside the goonew

Mountain Fresh juices from Australia make their Japanese debut

Mountain Fresh juices from Australia make their Japanese debut

Conbini Monday Wk64

New style of anpan and cream pan

New style of anpan and cream pan

Lots of items this week after missing a few conbini monday’s. Some of these goodies are from convenience stores when I visited Kyoto. Enjoy!

Both the regular amaguri and a new salty amaguri to try

Both the regular amaguri and a new salty amaguri to try

Anyone tried the pepsi Mont Blanc. I had the Mitsuya Cider on the end instead

Anyone tried the pepsi Mont Blanc. I had the Mitsuya Cider on the end instead

Some balance up snacks, supposedly with 10 different types of vitamins, but is still health food with that amount of chocolate?

Some balance up snacks, supposedly with 10 different types of vitamins, but is still health food with that amount of chocolate?

Nothing like a bit of Disney curry for the evening meal

Nothing like a bit of Disney curry for the evening meal

This brand of calbee potato chips is one of my favorite, Nice and crunchy

This brand of calbee potato chips is one of my favorite, Nice and crunchy

Some fancy Kirin beer packaging with a more traditional Sapporo

Some fancy Kirin beer packaging with a more traditional Sapporo

K-ON candy floss

K-ON candy floss

White chocolate Toppo for winter

White chocolate Toppo for winter

Kansai dashi shouyu flavored potato chips

Kansai dashi shouyu flavored potato chips

Cow's tongue and salt flavored potato chips. Yummy!

Cow's tongue and salt flavored potato chips. Yummy!

K-ON cocoa

K-ON cocoa

Houjicha kitkats. Can you think of a flavor they haven't tried yet?

Houjicha kitkats. Can you think of a flavor they haven't tried yet?

Daikanyama 7 Eleven

Christmas 2010 at this Daikanyama 7 Eleven

Conbini Monday Wk63

Jan Jan

Jan Jan sauce yakisoba in an interesting shape pack

Another week with some produce from conbini’s outside of Tokyo. Most of the shots here were either from a Conbini in Kanawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken, or a service area conbini on the way from Shirakawago to Kanazawa. The goat was from the service area, not downtown Kanazawa.

Tororo Konbu. I was half tempted

Tororo Konbu. I was half tempted

Shiroebi potato chips

Shiroebi potato chips

Kanazawa Rusk bread

Kanazawa Rusk bread

Yokan

Yokan

Hotate in a pack

Hotate in a pack

Some more nice snacks here

Some more nice snacks here

Special anko sweets from Toyama-ken

Special anko sweets from Toyama-ken

Found this goat hanging about outside the conbini. I think the fresh milk in the store was from him

Found this goat hanging about outside the conbini. I think the fresh milk in the store was from him

New snack potatoes from calbee. I saw a good program on tv that said calbee harvest 10% of all potatoes in Japan. Thats a lot of potatoes

New snack potatoes from calbee. I saw a good program on tv that said calbee harvest 10% of all potatoes in Japan. Thats a lot of potatoes

Caramel koala snacks

Caramel koala snacks

Chocoball in all the flavors

Chocoball in all the flavors

Kit Kat au lait. Someone has got to have tried this already. What does it taste like?

Kit Kat au lait. Someone has got to have tried this already. What does it taste like?

Hokkaido milk chocolate from Meiji

Hokkaido milk chocolate from Meiji

Peko-chan still popular after all these years

Peko-chan still popular after all these years

Beans

Beans

Dontacos

Dontacos

I tried this brand of Sake (the one on the left) at the local restaurant in Kanazawa

I tried this brand of Sake (the one on the left) at the local restaurant in Kanazawa

A magazine about Kanazawa lifestyle

A magazine about Kanazawa lifestyle

Some of the other magazines on offer

Some of the other magazines on offer

And more and more and more

And more and more and more

Conbini Monday Wk62

Natural Lawson

Deserts that look too good to eat at this Natural Lawson conbini. Get them before they disappear

A short Conbini Monday this week due to the Public Holiday and lots of other activity going on, but the selections are pretty interesting. See if you can find any of these in your local store.

Ginger is becoming a popular item right now and mixing it with yogurt sounds a great idea. Lets try.

Ginger is becoming a popular item right now and mixing it with yogurt sounds a great idea. Lets try.

Uji tea paste inside a soft pancake. A dora yaki for green tea lovers

Uji tea paste inside a soft pancake. A dora yaki for green tea lovers

Spotted this at a Lotteria on the highway. Looks like the burgers served here are a bit special. Humburgers anyone?

Spotted this at a Lotteria on the highway. Looks like the burgers served here are a bit special. Humburgers anyone?