Coke with booze is going to be a thing. Well, an official thing.Image: George Frey/Getty Images By Johnny Lieu2018-03-08 05:47:40 UTC Mixing booze with Coke is not a new thing. But now, Coca-Cola’s Japanese arm has seemingly caught on to that fact, with the news it’ll look to release an alcoholic drink for the firstRead More
Banana fiends, this could be a-peel-ing to you. A Japanese company has developed and begun selling a banana with an edible skin, dubbed the Mongee (pronounced “mon-gay”). Developed by D&T Farms, the creation started out as a “hobby” for the company’s technical development manager Setsuzo Tanaka, according to a D&T spokesperson who spoke to theRead More
Image: Shutterstock / gorillaimages By Yvette Tan2017-11-06 09:58:01 UTC Ah Japan, the land of fresh sashimi, delectable sushi and all-American burgers. Trump enjoyed a hamburger over lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Sunday afternoon, as he kicked off the first part of a 12-day tour across Asia. “We sincerely welcome President Trump onRead More
Uncanny Japan is a podcast dedicated to the island’s most peculiar folklore. I’ve barely got started but already know I’ll have to binge the entire series (note that each episode is coffee-break short, less than 15m). Pictured above, from Episode 7, is a thousand-stitch belt believed to ward off gunfire. [via Metafilter] WeWantPlates is aRead More
I can think of at least three feline-loving friends of mine who are going to flip when they see these cute cat-shaped sandals.
With the soles shaped like the silhouette of a cat, the “Nyarageta” is a fun take on traditional Japanese geta sandals. Geta sandals are sort of a cross between clogsRead More