If you’re in Japan during certain holidays, you can eat traditional foods associated with the holiday’s customs. Or you can eat them all-year-round, maybe! Here is a list of 9 traditional Japanese foods for special occasions.
Christmas is a major event for Europeans and Americans but New Year is even more important for the Japanese people! And we even have a special dish that we eat on New Year’s day. This dish is called Ozoni. Moreover, Ozoni has different versions. The taste or the ingredients can be different depending on the region you live. In some regions, the seasoning can be surprisingly different!