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Asahi beer

Beer is a commercially successful drink all around the world and is produced under all kinds of circumstances and in many climate zones. Japan is no exception with a flourishing beer economy and a large variety of producers and beverages.

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Yakult

Probiotic drinks claim to be healthy and good for your overall body condition. The most popular probiotic drink is a Japanese product that made its way around the world and is known and loved by many: Yakult (ヤクルト) Yakult is

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Calpis 

The Japanese cuisine does not only offer a big variety of foods and dishes, it also includes various drinks that are typical for Japan. One of those drinks is called Calpis and will be the topic of today’s article. Calpis

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Nihonshu

Today’s article deals with sake, even though the word is a bit misleading. In Japanese, the word “sake” (酒) can refer to any alcoholic drink, while the beverage called “Sake” in English is known in Japan as “Nihonshu” (日本酒). It’s

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Vending Machines 

One thing that will definitely catch your eye on Japanese streets is the amount of vending machines (自販機) everywhere you go. Vending machines can be found literally anywhere at public streets or temples, inside stations, or next to your local

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