Category: Tokyo Homemade

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #8, Ice Ball

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #8, Ice Ball

As Japanese whisky makers enjoy their time in the worldwide spotlight, more and more people are waking up to the reality that Japanese consumers may also know a thing or two about the ways to drink Japanese whisky. Of course there’s the izakaya staple whisky […]

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #7, Mizuwari

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #7, Mizuwari

As Japanese whisky makers enjoy their time in the worldwide spotlight, more and more people are waking up to the reality that Japanese consumers may also know a thing or two about the ways to drink Japanese whisky. Of course there’s the izakaya staple whisky […]

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #6, Hot Whisky

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #6, Hot Whisky

As Japanese whisky makers enjoy their time in the worldwide spotlight, more and more people are waking up to the reality that Japanese consumers may also know a thing or two about the ways to drink Japanese whisky. Of course there’s the izakaya staple whisky […]

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #5, Twice Up

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #5, Twice Up

As Japanese whisky makers enjoy their time in the worldwide spotlight, more and more people are waking up to the reality that Japanese consumers may also know a thing or two about the ways to drink Japanese whisky. Of course there’s the izakaya staple whisky […]

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #4, Mist

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #4, Mist

As Japanese whisky makers enjoy their time in the worldwide spotlight, more and more people are waking up to the reality that Japanese consumers may also know a thing or two about the ways to drink Japanese whisky. Of course, there’s the izakaya staple whisky […]

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #3, Samboa Highball

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #3, Samboa Highball

As Japanese whisky makers enjoy their time in the worldwide spotlight, more and more people are waking up to the reality that Japanese consumers may also know a thing or two about the ways to drink Japanese whisky. Of course, there’s the izakaya staple whisky […]

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #2, Whisky Float

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #2, Whisky Float

As Japanese whisky makers enjoy their time in the worldwide spotlight, more and more people are waking up to the reality that Japanese consumers may also know a thing or two about the ways to drink Japanese whisky. Of course, there’s the izakaya staple whisky […]

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #1, Whisky Highball

10 ways to drink Japanese whisky: #1, Whisky Highball

As Japanese whisky makers enjoy their time in the worldwide spotlight, more and more people are waking up to the reality that Japanese consumers may also know a thing or two about the ways to drink Japanese whisky. Of course there’s the izakaya staple whisky […]

Swallow’s Paradise

Swallow’s Paradise

Yakult! You may have heard of the Yakult Swallows, the professional baseball team sponsored by the company. The company began selling its probiotic health drink of the same name way back in 1935 out of Fukuoka. But these days Yakult is available in a lot of different countries […]

Shikoku Topaz

Shikoku Topaz

Iyokan, Citrus iyo, is a kind of orange grown down on the island of Shikoku in Ehime Prefecture. And it’s basically just Ehime Prefecture growing them — they represent 90% of Japan’s iyokan production. Flavor-wise they aren’t as sweet as a mikan (Citrus unshiu) but they’re […]