Yaki imo is a type of Japanese street food that uses wood fire to bake sweet potatoes. Check out this San Jose Japanese restaurant infographic to learn about other types of Japanese street food sold around the country.
Fanny is raising funds for THE SNACK POSTER: A new creation inspired by Japanese food on Kickstarter! This Japanese snack poster introduces the real classic Japanese snacks and street food you will find in Japan.
Takoyaki was a highlight of my time in Japan, that is until I realised my eyelids were swelling due to the Octopus inside :( The batter balls are filled with minced or diced octopus (tako), tempura scraps (tenkasu), pickled ginger, and green onion.