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
Lots of choice of ramen here with some local selections as well
Potato chips Kyushu style with ramen flavor
Non Smoking candy. This candy is not smoking?
New types of soups
Spicy and cheese chicken
Are you a conbini ramen fan?
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
Mitsuya Cider in a glass bottle. Wonderful. Welcome back!
Asahi energy drink with monster hunters
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?
A few shortcakes in time for an early xmas
Recently I have been getting my fruit packaged from the conbini. Pineapples, apples and kiwi
These are yet to be tried by me.
More fruit juices alongside the goonew
Mountain Fresh juices from Australia make their Japanese debut
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
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?
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
Some fancy Kirin beer packaging with a more traditional Sapporo
K-ON candy floss
White chocolate Toppo for winter
Kansai dashi shouyu flavored potato chips
Cow's tongue and salt flavored potato chips. Yummy!
Houjicha kitkats. Can you think of a flavor they haven't tried yet?
Christmas 2010 at this Daikanyama 7 Eleven
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
Shiroebi potato chips
Kanazawa Rusk bread
Hotate in a pack
Some more nice snacks here
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
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
Chocoball in all the flavors
Kit Kat au lait. Someone has got to have tried this already. What does it taste like?
Hokkaido milk chocolate from Meiji
Peko-chan still popular after all these years
I tried this brand of Sake (the one on the left) at the local restaurant in Kanazawa
A magazine about Kanazawa lifestyle
Some of the other magazines on offer
And more and more and more
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.
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?