On Children’s Day, the Japanese decorate their house and eat special foods wishing for children’s health and happiness.
Enjoy these popular foods at a picnic under cherry trees during cherry blossom viewing, when the beautiful cherry trees blossom into a sea of pink.
Hinamatsuri or Girl’s Day in Japan is celebrated with special foods, such as chirashi sushi, clam soup, and strawberry daifuku.
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Futomaki is a traditional thick sushi roll typically filled with vegetables and sometimes include cooked fish like unagi.
Kagami Biraki is a Japanese traditional ceremony to break the ornamental mochi and eat it for good health and good fortune for the New Year.
After indulgence of Japanese New Year feast, Nanakusa Gayu (seven herb rice porridge) is eaten on January 7 to help our stomachs recover.
The Japanese have many traditions celebrating the New Year, including special food, visiting the temple, and giving gift.
The Japanese celebrate the New Year Day with traditional New Year foods called Osechi Ryori (御節料理), here are some popular dishes.
Soft chewy mochi with red bean paste filling wrapped with an oak leaf, enjoyed on Children’s day in Japan.