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Japanese Snacks

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A quick look at the sort of snacks we consume in the office during work ^^;
First up is Choco Mochi - glutinous rice cake with almond and chocolate - yum.

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Lotte is a popular sweets manufacturer in Japan. I had no idea that it was Korean comany until I stayed at the Lotte Hotel in Seoul - there is even a Lotte World amusement park too.
Lottle CM below with the lovely Aya Ueto.

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McVities was a brand I used to have since I was a kid - glad they came to Japan.

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Bourbon Vanilla Roanne - it's like wafer with cream inside.

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Macadamia by Lotte.

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Chocholate n nut snacks - 29 yen each.

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You will find that many of the snacks here have English written on them - even though it may not mean much. These strawberry snacks are sweet n yummy.

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Corn Potage crisps.

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Pote-Long meaning "Long Potatoes" ^^;

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Love the name of this snack - "Ottotto" - small bags of crisps.

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Thank you Nabisco for bringing Ritz to Japan.

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Nabisco also brings is a kinda lemon version of Ritz. BTW, I love the way you can pose Haruhi like this - the legs are so cute.

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"Choice" biscuits by Morinaga. Vintage Morinaga CM below.

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Snacks for dolphins.
Whats the quality of snacks like in your region?

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