Grocery

Bee-An Honey Shop in Kuga

SUBMITTED BY HANNAH WAGNER After suffering from seasonal allergies for years, it was suggested to me that I should try eating local honey. I went on a search to a local Japanese honey store. Luckily, I was told about a honey shop near Kuga. After second guessing the turn that Read more…

Grocery

Waki Farmer’s Market

SUBMITTED BY HYLA ERNST Thank you, Leah Daugherty and Linda Cordes for promoting this Farmer’s Market….I would never have known it was there! After seeing several posts on the Iwakuni Classifieds and Information page about a farmer’s market in Waki, I finally had a chance to check it out. I Read more…

Food and Drink

Grocery Shopping in Japan

SUBMITTED BY DEILENE PFEIL I have a great grocery store information document that a Japanese friend created.   Here it is. 栄養(えいよう)成分(せいぶん)表示(ひょうじ) (Nutrition Facts) Majority of nutrition facts you see on food packages are kilocalories (kcal)/grams (g)/milligrams (mg) per 100 grams (about 3.52739 oz. or 0.220462 lb.).  Nutrition facts on Read more…