The traditional New Year’s food in Japan is called “osechi-ryori,” and it consists of numerous little dishes based on region and history. Here is a list of some common and not-so-common foods found in osechi-ryori.
If you’re in Japan for the New Year, you absolutely have to try the New Year’s food : Osechi. It’s a traditional food that is yummy and beautiful. But it’s not only about the food. The boxes that come with Osechi are just gorgeous and you can reuse it whenever you want.