Japan Crate: Tropical Candies in April!

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Tropical Flavors in April’s Japan Crate

For the month of April, Japan Crate had loads of tropical fruity flavors!

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Fruit Shop Gummy

Each fruit gummy tastes just like the fruit it’s shaped after!  They are a lot similar to Welch’s fruit snacks, but they are a little bit more true to flavor and taste less artificially flavored. It’s like a basket of fresh candy fruits (ˆ ڡ ˆ)


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Puru Mocchi comes in several different kinds of flavors! This  month we have a grape flavored Puru Mocchi. These individually wrapped cube candies are so soft and melt in your mouth. They’re like eating sugar coated grapes right off the vine!



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Wow Such Banana

This fun snack is a banana flavored marshmallow with chocolate cream filling. A little reminiscent of the American twinkie. We’re not too sure why the banana man on the package is dressed in tribal gear though, if you have any ideas comment below!





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Pineapple Soda

Although not a native fruit of Japan, pineapple is a very popular flavor! It can only grow in the southernmost tropical island, Okinawa. Fruits in Japan are generally expensive due to the fact that a lot of fruits can’t grow in Japan’s mountainous terrains, so pineapple flavored drinks and snacks are a great way to enjoy the tropical fruit!


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Green Apple Gum

These cute old-fashioned dagashi gum comes with 3 small square pieces. Much like America’s penny-candy, Dagashi means very cheap candies for purchase from an older time. They’re pocket-sized so they’re very convenient to carry around.