Product Review: Berry Hibiscus Tea

Happy National Iced Tea Day! Did you know, today 6/10 is the day to enjoy refreshing drink of iced tea! As a tea lover, I’ve tried a large variety of tea including black tea, green tea, or herb tea. I love to drink them both hot or cold, but since it’s a food holiday specifically…

Product Review: Yukari Rice Seasoning

Yukari seasoning.  I don’t remember when I met this yummy rice seasoning, probably when I started to eat real human food instead of formula in the very early stage. And growing up with bringing a bento box, yukari occasionally appeared on my rice ball or as an accent of my plain rice or omelets, the…

Product Review: Organic Garlic Naan Cracker from Trader Joe’s

I tried this one  for the first time when it was a holiday season, and I was looking for something perfect for an appetizer. I like my crackers with cheese or olives, so I grabbed both items and proudly stepped into the cracker aisle. And then, it came in my eyes.    Garlic. Naan. Cracker. …

Product Review: Noritama Rice Seasoning

Noritama Furikake. (Literal meaning is roasted seaweed and egg rice seasoning.)  This is Japanese version of Peanut Butter and Jelly, since a lot of people grow up eating nori-tama rice balls in bento boxes so they have nostalgic memories with them. Other popular furikake has a savory taste, and of course noritama is one of…

Product Review: Marie Antoinette Tea

Today 1/12 is the National Hot Tea Day!  Have you picked your hot tea to celebrate the day?    I and my dinner buddy are tea lovers, especially my dinner buddy drinks more than 10 cups of tea in a day. Since there are a lot of varieties available, it’s a little hard to pick…

Product Review: Fully cooked Falafel from Trader Joe’s

Since we are on a vegetarian diet, we have to ignore the meat section in grocery stores. But, sometimes our mind is occupied with crispy crunchy fried chickens. Whenever our mind is blasted, I get some falafel to calm our occupied mind. Falafel is made from chickpeas yet the traits we are looking for, crispy…