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The combination of people at my office going on a lot of trips and our reception of lots of visitors means there’s always a lot of omiyage (お土産) being passed out at work. Omiyage generally means a gift of individually wrapped local foods brought back from a trip. For instance, if I miss work to go on a trip, I am expected to bring back a box of goodies for my coworkers–peanut cookies from Chiba, matcha-flavored sweets from Kyoto, senbei with Hikone Castle imprinted on them from Shiga, etc.

I’ve been trying to document the omiyage I’ve received at the office, because some of them have been interesting, surprising, or even famous.

Exhibit A: Fugu Pie (ふぐパイ)


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