In this page, I would like to introduce ‘Yukari’, as long seller products in Japan
You may get knowledge of ‘Yukari’ in Japan, as well as Japanese have, after reading of this article. Have fun !
What is ‘Yukari’
quotation source :https://item.rakuten.co.jp/mishimashop2/10000124/
‘Yukari’ is very popular ‘Furikake’, as seasoning powder for white rice, in Japan. ‘Yukari’ is with sour flavor of Shiso, Japanese herb. The color of ‘Yukari powder’ is purple, as color of Shiso. Purple package with red and green line is the trademark of ‘Yukari’.
Basic knowledge of ‘Yukari ’
- Famous seasoning powder for white rice
- Sour flavor of Shiso (Japanese herb)
- Color of Yukari powder is purple
- Package is also purple as trademark of ‘Yukari’
History of ‘Yukari’
quotation source :https://www.mishima.co.jp/study/package/
Producer, Mishima started sales of ‘Yukari’ in 1970. Initially, ‘Yukari’ was for business use, not for general consumers. In 1973, Mishima started sales of ‘Yukari’ in retailers. Since 1985, basic design of package remains unchanged. So purple colored package of ‘Yukari’ is getting popular in Japan.
History of ‘Yukari’
- 1970 Started sales for business use
- 1973 Started sales for general consumers
- 1975 Started sales of designed package
- 1985 Packages changed, similar to current one
Variety in Product of ‘Yukari’
quotation source :https://www.mishima.co.jp/product/yukari/
With strong support by consumers, there are many kinds of ‘Yukari’ in Japanese market. Especially, ‘Yukari’ pencil type is very unique. Basically, all of products are Shiso flavor. With mixed up with other ingredients, there are slight difference between each products.
Various kinds of ‘Yukari’
- Yukari with salted plum
- Yukari with sesames
- Yukari with ginger
- Yukari with salted green leaves
- Yukari pencil type
In the end, I would like to summarize the points of this article as follows
That’s all today.
How was the content today ?
‘Yukari’ is very nice for me to eat with white rice. I always have stock in my desk in my working place, to have it in lunch time. And ‘Yukari’ is nice to eat with pasta, I really like very fresh flavor of ‘Yukari’.