Jo's Top 10 Favourite Japanese Snacks in the UK

Jo's Top 10 Favourite Japanese Snacks in the UK

Lifestyle YouTubersMinaKago Couple

Jo, a British English teacher, and Mo, a Japanese medical student, are an engaged couple living in Japan. Their goal is to share their daily life as an international couple and highlight the wonders of their prefecture, Kagoshima.

'Whenever I go to a foreign country, one of my favourite things to do is visit a local supermarket. One key reason is of course because food is my one true love, but other than that, supermarkets give you the chance to experience the everyday life of people in the country. You can learn so much about a country from their cuisine, and it would be a travesty to visit a place and not experience as many delicacies as possible. 


I've been lucky enough to live in Japan for the past 5 years, and during that time I can safely say that I have become an expert in the field of Japanese snacks! I wish I could wave my magic wand and let you experience Japan in the flesh as I have, but alas, the best I can do is let you know how you can get your hands on some of the tastiest treats this country has to offer. Let your taste buds do the travelling!'


If you're wondering where to buy Japanese snacks in the UK, look no further! Kagoshima resident couple @minakagocouple's Jo has once again curated a list for us and made it all easy to buy from sites like Amazon. From snacks that you may have had before, to the complete unknown, welcome to the world of Japanese snacks. Itadakimasu!

  • Last updated: 18-05-2021
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MinaKago Couple's mybest

YaokinUmaibo

Pack of 100

£33.00

NinjapoFurikake Assortment

£23.99

Japanese CoolSeven Spice

£4.96

SushicandyJapanese Kit Kat & Tirol

30 Pieces

£14.99

GlicoCookies & Cream Pocky

£1.00

KakinotaneRice Cracker With Peanuts

200g

£30.99

NinjapoCalbee Pizza Potato Chips

6 Pack

£21.99

NinjapoIppeichan Fried Noodles

6 Pack

£35.99

Tohato Caramel Corn Assortment 1

TohatoCaramel Corn Assortment

£12.99

AsahiSuper Dry Lager

24x330ml

£44.55

MinaKago Couple's mybest Summary

Japan is a country with so many amazing products, it is truly a challenge to condense the highlights into a list of just 10. I have listed my personal favourites, but there are so many more to try, so I implore you to get out there and start tasting!


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