Food + Drink

Krispy Kreme ‘Enjoy Halloween Kawaii’

American doughnut chain, Krispy Kreme is continuing its tradition of celebrating the Halloween holiday with a limited edition collection of doughnuts for the Japanese market. Available between September 13 and October 31, 2017, the ‘Enjoy Halloween Kawaii’ collection features five scary-themed doughnut designs. Flavors include the...

McDonald’s Teams up with Hello Kitty and Pokemon

[gallery link="none" size="large" ids="21357,21356"] American hamburger fast food giant, McDonald’s offers some '90s nostalgia with two limited edition Happy Meal toy promotions. For the girls, there is the Sanrio "Hello Sanrio" collection, and for the boys, there is the Pokemon "Pokemon Sun" and "Pokemon Moon" collection. Each...

Häagen-Dazs Specialite Matcha Opera

United States-based premium ice cream producer, Häagen-Dazs has recently announced a new ice cream flavor for the Japanese market. Inspired by the multi-layered French opera cake, the new flavor called Specialite Matcha Opera consists of matcha and chocolate. Unlike the Opera cakes which generally consist of almond sponge...

2017 Häagen-Dazs Mooncake

United States-based premium ice cream brand, Häagen-Dazs continues its annual tradition of celebrating the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival with a collection of ice cream mooncakes. Available for the Hong Kong market, the collection consists of 9 gift box sets – Twinkle Night, Twinkle Night Mix, Inclusion-Twinkle Night...

2017 Luckyrice Feast New York

Celebrating its 8th year, the 2017 Luckyrice Feast New York is a celebration of Asian-style cuisine and culture in America. Running September 22, 2017, Luckyrice Feast will showcase New York's most enticing Asian food experiences: from Southeast Asia to China, fine-dining restaurants to casual local...

2017 Starbucks Mooncake Collection

[gallery link="none" size="large" ids="21275,21276,21277,21279"] Seattle-based international coffee and coffeehouse chain, Starbucks is continuing its tradition of celebrating the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival with the introduction of a variety of limited edition Starbucks-inspired mooncake collections. Available for the Chinese market, Starbucks’ distinctive high-end ingredients and innovative mix of...

Panatea Instant Matcha

Panatea, a health and lifestyle-driven matcha brand based in New York City by husband and wife duo Jessica Lloyd and Dave Mandelbaum brings high quality matcha mainstream with Instant Matcha packets. Consisting of a blend of ceremonial grade matcha and soluble fiber, Instant Matcha single...

Wendy’s Japan Introduces Unique “Wild Rock” Sandwich

American hamburger fast food chain, Wendy’s has recently launched a limited edition hamburger for the Japanese market. Called the Wild Rock, the hamburger highlights a low carb variation to its menu lineup. Available through Wendy's First Kitchen restaurants, the Wild Rock hamburger replaces the buns with...

Kit Kat Introduces Cough Drop Flavor to Japan

Switzerland-based food and beverage company, Nestlé recently introduced its latest Kit Kat creation for the Japanese market. Consisting of Kit Kat’s iconic chocolate-covered wafer biscuit bar confection, the latest flavor called Nodo Ame Aji highlights its most unique flavor to date. Consisting of 2.1% throat lozenge...

McDonald’s Launches Spicy Korean Burger with Charcoal Buns

American hamburger fast food giant, McDonald’s has recently launched a limited edition burger for the Malaysian market. Part of McDonald's "Discover The World" promotion which introduces Malaysia to iconic flavors from around the world, the new Spicy Korean Burger takes inspiration from Korean flavors. Featuring a kimchi-seasoned...