The Sharp RE-SS10-XW superheated steam oven packs a lot for the price. It’s a grill oven combo microwave with a superheated steam function and a convection fan. It can do microwave steaming and steam air-fry. Most of all, people love the great results from 2-tier baking.
Save Your Wrist and Get Whipping with a Cordless ‘Smart’ Whisk
A cordless or ‘smart’ whisk is a lightweight rechargeable USB powered device. Whisking is faster than by hand and they come with two whisk heads. See the Best 5 reviewed and comparisons to other whisking options.
Get Your 24/7 Protein Pancake Mix – Best Select Comparisons
A protein pancake makes for a more filling breakfast, or a 24/7 comfort snack. See our comparison table for protein content, calories, synthetic additives, and wheat/gluten content. Detailed reviews of the best 7 protein pancake mixes in Japan.
Bottle Blender Funk: Topsy Turvey World of an Upside Down Juicer
A bottle blender, or personal juicer, is an upside-down blender that delivers your juice straight into a portable tumbler. It’s a no-fuss, minimal clean-up experience to a ready-to-go smoothie. See our short buying guide and top picks to go.
Protein Bars Galore – Best Comparative Munch Out Rankings
Looking for a healthy protein snack? We have all the best protein bars sorted. Find your next munch-out from whey protein bars, vegan, or soy-free with details on additives. Our ranking tables make it easy for you to make the right choice.
Best Fortified Whey Protein Powders – More Buff for Your Chuff?
A whey protein shake can be just about the protein, but many have added extras. So called fortified protein powders are typically enriched with B-complex vitamins, but some have additional minerals. Make sure you know the difference between the two before choosing your next pack.
Wake up to Your Light in The Land of The Sunrise Alarm Clock
Waking up to naturally increasing light is a more gentler way to start your day. A sunrise alarm clock can do just that for you. Change how you start your day in Japan, and wake up in tune to your natural body rhythm.
Best 3 Small Baking Ovens in Japan – The Heat is ON!
The best oven to get into baking in Japan is a small convection oven. Superheated steam or combo ovens may have convection, but are more difficult to use. So, start baking with one of our top 3 choices, each with unique features at different price points.
Beef up With the Best Microwave Cookware in Japan: 電子レンジ調理器具
There’s more you can do with your microwave than heat-ups. If you have the right cookware that is. We investigate the safety of microwave cookware plus the 7 best products in Japan from nabe pots, egg boilers, to popcorn makers.
Protein Supplements: The Guide You Need to Read
Healthy protein intake is essential, and something you don’t want to miss out on. Know the distinct advantages of each plant or animal based protein powder and which is the best for you.
Which Table Top Fan Will Blow You Away? – Awesome USB 卓上扇風機 !
Most small table top or desktop fans are USB battery powered. They come in a variety of styles and sizes from small ones that slip into your bag, to larger ones that help dry laundry. Take your wind with you wherever you go! See our 10 top selection with key information on manufacturers.
The Esteemed Electric Kettle Making Cool Japan Hot – 電気ケトル
There is more to an electric kettle than meets the eye. Cheap and plastic is not always the way to go. We raise the bar, and the heat, so you can made the best and healthiest choice for your daily boil. See a full range of plastic, metal, glass, thermos, and temperature controlled kettles.
In Search of the Best Coffee Bean Roaster – A Mixed Bag of Nuts
Whether your coffee trick is a hand pour over, tamping your portafilter, or whipping up foam, it all begins with the bean. So, get more beans to choose from and save money with a home coffee bean roaster.
Japanese Ice Coffee: The Summer’s Hot Favorite
With lock downs, shut ins, and boiling hot weather, never miss your favorite drink. Discover the uniqueness of Japanese ice coffee and how to make your own at home in 7 easy steps.
Get the Lowdown on Japanese Flour – a Guide to Baking in Japan
Baking need not to be hit-and-miss. Not if you start with the best flour for the job. Find out how flour is categorized in Japan, and our top picks for 7 types of popular flours.
Best Halogen Oven Selection in Japan: Put the Glow Back into Cooking
A halogen oven is great for steaming, roasting, and oil-free air frying. Or why not try your hand at homemade pizza and banana bread? Larger ovens can also be used as a food sterilizer or jerky dehydrator.
Japanese Dutch Oven Pots and Great Cast Iron Cookware Made in Japan
A good quality Dutch oven pot can be a showpiece in your kitchen. These non-enameled pots are very durable and versatile. From Japan’s heritage of iron casting and aesthetic design, rediscover the ダッチオーブン as well as other great cast iron cookware made in Japan.
Water Bottle Cuteness – Quenching Japan’s Thirst for Kawai
The water bottle is making a come back to save the earth from summer. With many people feeling the pinch and opting for take outs, a reusable stainless steel bottle is a smart choice. See our cutest and most distinctive water bottle range in Japan for eco-choices of style.
Pu’er: The Weight Loss Tea Everyone is Talking About [ プーアル茶 ]
Pu’er tea is the only true fermented tea made from the tea plant. It’s a traditional tea from southern China. Pu’er tea is becoming a popular favorite with tea lovers and those seeking healthier lifestyles. Find out if it’s the tea you’ve been waiting for.
Everything Takoyaki and How to Make Your Own
The pure tradition of how to make takoyaki is jealously guarded in its home town of Osaka. Find out the legendary origins Japan’s funkiest street food. We also review the best takoyaki flour, dashi, and sauces for homemade takoyaki.