The holidays are an exciting time for everyone. Throw in a box filled with Japanese snacks enjoyed around this time of year and it’s especially exciting. In the December 2023 Sakuraco, we get to experience the flavors of winter, highlighting Hokkaido, an area of Japan known for its milk. With a mix of sweet and savory snacks, Sakuraco has something for everyone to try and enjoy. Want to give Sakuraco a try? Sign up today! December 2023 Sakuraco Matcha Genmaicha Tea This is a tea I have tried before and liked it. I think this is one I could drink semi-regularly. Milk Mochi Anything milk-flavoredRead More →

There is something special about getting to try traditional foods from Japan while in the comfort of my own home. This is why I enjoy Sakuraco so much. Each month a box arrives filled with treats and a small household item to enjoy.  The theme of the November 2023 Sakuraco is Wonders of Saitama. Saitama is known for art, a mix of historical and modern charm, bonsai, and pears. Want to give Sakuraco a try? Sign up today! November 2023 Sakuraco Chapon Sayama Tea I’m not a tea drinker but I always try the tea included. This one was decent. It had a mild flavor.Read More →

Having the ability to receive snacks from across the world is one of the reasons why I love snack subscription boxes so much. Sakuraco is one such subscription service. They bring traditional Japanese snacks right to my door with beautifully themed boxes and include one non-food item each month. I really enjoyed last month’s box and was eager to dive into August’s box. The theme of the August 2023 Sakuraco is the Festivals of Okinawa. Want to give Sakuraco a try? Sign up today! August 2023 Sakuraco Kokutou Manju I wasn’t sure about this one, but it grew on me as I ate it. TheRead More →

Having first tried Sakuraco in June 2023, I was excited to continue my subscription in July to experience more traditional Japanese snacks. The theme of the July 2023 Sakuraco is Heritage of Nikko. Like many areas of Japan, Nikko has a rich history and contains many tourist attractions, festivals, and its own unique snacks associated with it. Want to give Sakuraco a try? Sign up today! July 2023 Sakuraco Hinohikari Senbei This super crunchy senbei had a nice soy sauce flavor to it, making it the perfect snack. I was glad to see two of these included in this month’s box, as I really enjoyedRead More →

Snack-based subscription boxes are some of my favorites. I have tried many in the past and have had my eye on Sakurco for a while now. Sakuraco offers you the ability to experience traditional Japanese snacks from companies that have been around for generations. The theme of the June 2023 Sakuraco is Mochi & Fruit Marvels. I love mochi, so this was the perfect month to give this subscription box a try. Want to give Sakuraco a try? Sign up today! June 2023 Sakuraco – Mochi & Fruit Marvels Lemon Pie Surprisingly good and flaky. Light lemon flavor. Shine Muscat Jelly Wasn’t sure what toRead More →