Wasabi Furikake
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[New Item] Wasabi Furikake

What is Furikake? Furikake is a Japanese word that describes a mixture of dried seasonings including sesame seeds, fish flakes, salt, seaweed and many other flavors. The name itself is derived from the Japanese word meaning to sprinkle. Furikake is used in many ways and can help flavor any bland dish. The most common use […]

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[Japanese only] くまの限界食堂と金印わさびのコラボ

YouTubeで大人気の料理チャンネル「くまの限界食堂」さんと「金印わさび」がコラボしました。今回は、金印独自の西洋わさび「白宝」をすりおろした「北海道レホール」を使用して、クリスマスにあすすめのとってもおしゃれな一皿を作って頂いています。レホールにこんな使い方があったのか。。。⁉とわさびメーカー社員も驚愕のレシピです。***

Himekuri Calender Giveaway
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Giveaway!! – Himekuri Calendar 2022 –

Due to popular demand, we have decided to give away a few of our popular Himekuri Calendars exclusively to our Instagram followers! Himekuri Calendars are day to day calendars written in Japanese calligraphy for each date. Each year is represented by the corresponding Chinese Zodiac. This year is the year of the Tiger and our […]

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Soba Izakaya MINAMI

Soba (buckwheat) noodles has a history dating back to the Edo period (17th century) in Japan. These noodles are made using buckwheat and has various nutritional values compared to white rice. 100% buckwheat soba noodles tend to be very brittle so many soba noodles contain a percentage of wheat to combat the brittleness. Soba noodles […]

Yuzu Shio Delight
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Yuzu Shio Delight at Jinya Ramen Bar

As we approach Christmas, it’s getting pretty chilly even for the LA area. While walking around in Santa Monica the other day, I walked by Jinya Ramen Bar and decided to have lunch there. Jinya Ramen Bar is a ramen chain restaurant with over 35 locations located in both the US and Canada. I’ve heard […]

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Dinner at Hasu Japanese Izakaya and Grill

There are many delicious places to eat Japanese food in Torrance. The other day, I went to “Hasu” located in North Torrance, CA. Hasu has been around for a very long time but was closed for a while due to renovations of the building. Prior to its reopening, Hasu reminded one of a traditional yakitori/izakaya […]

Christmas Giveaway
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Christmas Giveaway

With the never ending increase in prices this year, we decided to do another giveaway for one of our best selling items to enjoy during the Christmas holiday season. We released our Umami Veggie Dashi earlier this year on amazon and has been selling very well since its release. Although we can’t stop or reverse […]

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Himekuri Calendar

As we approach the end of each year, for over 20 years, Kinjirushi Wasabi proudly distributes to our customers our famous “Himekuri Calendars”. Himekuri means “turning the day” in Japanese and this day to day calendar brings good luck to its holder as it is designed with the year’s Chinese Zodiac written with traditional Japanese […]

Black Friday Sale
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Black Friday Sale!

This year, our Black Friday Sale will be on 11/25 and 11/26 on Amazon. We will have 15% off the following items so if you’ve been looking for an opportunity to stock up, this would be a great time!   Umami Veggie Dashi (DVS-70)  – Reviews on Amazon – Air & Fire ⭐  ⭐  ⭐  […]

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New Item – Yuzu Peel (KIZAMI-YUZU)

What is Yuzu? Yuzu is considered an exotic citrus fruit that is mainly cultivated in Asia. Compared to other fruits, it’s highly aromatic but due to the seed-packed ultra sour taste, it is not meant to be eaten but instead used for its zest and juices. Yuzu is also one of the few citrus fruits […]

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Lunch at HAMAMORI Sushi

Went to South Coast Plaza located in Costa Mesa, CA the other day to do a bit of shopping. Since we were there around lunch time, we decided to eat at one of the restauarnts located in the plaza. I often go to Ding Tai Fung but today I decided to eat at Hamamori Sushi […]