Weekly Facts: 4 Reasons Why Every Foodie Loves Japan

Japan is a place that serves the most delicious and finger licking goodness. While there are so many options, here are 5 food you must not miss in Japan.


1. Sushi (すし, 寿司, 鮨)

As we all know, sushi is one of the most famous Japanese food that incorporates all Japanese flavors. Its raw fish which is served on rice with light seasoning of vinegar. If you are ever in Japan, Sushi should be your first meal.


2. Unagi (うなぎ)

Unagi is fresh water eel cooked and served with sweet barbeque sauce. Unagi is always associated with summer.


3. Tempura (天ぷら, 天麩羅)

Who doesn’t like light crispy snacks? Tempura is a diversified dish that can be made with vegetables, fish, meat or chicken. It’s fried in a special batter and served with special tempura sauce which makes it even more delicious.


4. Ramen (ラーメン)

Egg noodles served in a salty broth is the Japanese late night meal, Ramen. It has mouth-watering Japanese flavors which makes it simply irresistible.