Category: Trivia


Zuwaigani vs Beni Zuwaigani : The difference between the 2 crabs

When it comes to the crab widely enjoyed in Japan, many Japanese like “Zuwaigani (ズワイガニ)” and “Beni Zuwaigani (紅ズワイガニ)”, which are referred to as “snow crab (Chionoecetes opilio)” and “red snow crab (Chionoecetes japonicus)”...


The difference between Hoto, Udon, and Kishimen noodles

There are many varieties of Japanese wheat noodles, but the most famous Japanese noodles outside of Japan are probably the ones for ramen. In addition to the noodles for ramen, Udon is well-known for being...


The Difference : Katsu, Tonkatsu, Hire-katsu, and Rosu-katsu

When it comes to the restaurant unique to Japan, you probably can’t find the same type of restaurants as “Tonkatsu-ya (とんかつ屋)” in your country. Tonkatsu-ya is the Japanese restaurant that serves “Tonkatsu (豚カツ)” made...