Figures, Collectibles & Goods News & Articles

Melonpan has become a bite-sized chocolate! [Review]

2022-05-17T15:00:00Z

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Ghibli found out about the unofficial Ghibli cafe in Nagoya…then something very sweet happened

2022-05-18T13:00:00Z
Anime studio had something to say about the restaurant filled with its characters and a menu inspired by them.

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Pikmin traditional Japanese sweets have flowers with a delicious trick

2022-05-17T15:00:00Z

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No rice cooker needed! How to make an entire gyudon beef bowl in a single mess tin【Recipe】

2022-05-19T01:00:00Z
An outdoor cooking recipe that’s too good to wait until your next camping trip to try.

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Showcase Your Elegance With These Newly Revealed SPY x FAMILY Uniqlo T-Shirts

May 18, 2022 9:35pm CDT
You’ll make Henderson proud!

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Can French fry and instant yakisoba-flavored sodas surpass kimchi as Japan’s best strange ramune?

2022-05-19T05:00:00Z
Just because you can make something taste different doesn’t mean that you should.

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STORM COLLECTIBLES Reveals Baki Hanma Action Figure

May 19, 2022 6:53am CDT
Articulated toy features multiple head and hand parts for recreating scenes from Keisuke Itagaki’s martial arts manga

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Strawberry mochi dumpling vending machine made our Japanese station dungeon crawl worth it

2022-05-19T18:00:00Z
Delving into the depths for daifuku.

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Yoshikitty is back! This time in unicorn-colored accessories with the Pastel Moon Collection

2022-05-20T01:00:00Z
Pastel goth is Hello Kitty’s new style…and we’re into it!

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Historic Kyoto teahouse’s gorgeous hydrangea-inspired matcha parfaits return for rainy season

2022-05-19T15:00:00Z

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Japanese cake shop celebrates new Buzz Lightyear movie with adorable dessert tribute to Toy Story

2022-05-19T15:00:00Z

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Which Japanese conveyer belt sushi chain has the best chutoro?【Taste test】

2022-05-20T05:00:00Z
Medium fatty tuna go head-head in our latest kaitenzushi showdown.

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We accidentally buy some silkworm candy at Hokkaido’s Vending Machine Land

2022-05-20T16:00:00Z
We attempt to get over our dislike of eating insects by… eating some insects.

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Hololive VTuber Lamy’s Sake Wins Bronze at Prestigious International Wine Competition

May 20, 2022 1:01pm CDT
Lamy’s Yuki-Yo-Zuki sake was brewed by Edo Period sake maker Meiri Shurui

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Pizza Hut and the Nakano Sisters Bring the Snacks in The Quintessential Quintuplets Movie Collab

May 21, 2022 4:24am CDT
Get Quintuplets pizza delivered straight to your door … in Japan

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Nijisanji EN “Luxiem Half Anniversary Goods” will be for Sale at Nijisanji Official Store and にじストア from 18:00 June 3, 2022 PDT

May 21st 2022

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How to make edible slime with just two ingredients

2022-05-22T13:00:00Z
This easy food hack from Japan is just waiting to go viral.

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Japan’s one-person instant ramen pot may be the one and only cooking gadget we need

2022-05-22T15:15:00Z
Clever invention is designed for both cooking and eating, but not sharing.

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Poop-shaped pudding makers on sale now in Japan

2022-05-22T16:00:00Z
No longer must we carve pudding into poop ourselves live cavepeople.

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7-Eleven Japan’s delicious egg roll sandwiches deliver the most value for your yen

2022-05-21T15:00:00Z

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Earn tasty Stella Stars with these Spy x Family snacks

2022-05-21T15:00:00Z

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Starbucks Japan’s newest Frappuccino has an angel on one shoulder and the devil on the other

2022-05-23T01:00:00Z
A decadent mix that’s only on the menu for a limited time.

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European and American Men’s Wig: the lowest-rated wig on Amazon Japan

2022-05-23T02:00:00Z
Does this hairpiece really deserve its one-star rating?

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Adopt Howl’s Moving Castle Heen Straight from Studio Ghibli’s Own Online Store

May 22, 2022 9:38pm CDT
The elder dog will liven up any room!

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Japanese jewellery store reveals high-end Pokemon accessories for classy Snorlax fans

2022-05-22T15:00:00Z

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Need a berry twist on your breakfast? Japan’s new strawberry sugar uses some of the tastiest in the country

2022-05-22T15:00:00Z

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Order Your Own Apologetic Omelet Rice at Official SPY x FAMILY Café

May 23, 2022 7:53am CDT
Menu includes Yor’s Bloody Orange Juice and more themed items

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Japan’s northernmost brewery on the mainland is…a temple?!?

2022-05-23T15:15:00Z
The holiest craft beer in the country.

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Virtual Pets: Raising Your Own Best Friend

by Jean-Karlo Lemus, May 23rd 2022

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The Executioner and Her Way of Life Finds the Perfect Ramen Partner

posted on 2022-05-23 15:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
“My Way of Life” ramen store announces collab ramen

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These Chainsaw Man Sweets and Drinks Will Get You Mixed in With Makima

May 23, 2022 2:20pm CDT
Kept alcohol-free for Denji!

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Japanese sweet store brings back ‘raindrop cake’ jellies as traditional summer dessert

2022-05-22T15:00:00Z

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You’ll Lose Your Head Over How Cute These SMOL Shinji and Kaworu Rukappu Figures Are

May 23, 2022 9:26pm CDT
Hold the power of Evangelion 13 in the palm of your hand

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Living in the city? Try hand picking at strawberry farms

2022-05-23T15:00:00Z

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Dress for a Day on the Green with Official BIRDIE WING -Golf Girls’ Story- Apparel Line

May 24, 2022 12:55am CDT
Crunchyroll is currently simulcasting the original series

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Gacha capsule machines now dispense perfumes in Japan

2022-05-24T13:00:00Z
Spin the wheel of fortune on your fragrance — you never know which one you’ll get.

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Instant bear curry from the northeastern mountains of Japan【Taste test】

2022-05-25T01:00:00Z
Testing the hypothesis that everything goes well with Japanese curry.

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Hideaki Anno’s Return of Ultraman Jacket Gets Official Reproduction

May 24, 2022 9:07pm CDT
Just like Anno, you too can become Ultraman!

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Level up a convenience store curry pan to a depachika gourmet meal

2022-05-25T03:00:00Z
Japanese curry bread has never looked, or tasted, this good!

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Japan’s best cookies converge at Sogo Yokohama’s first “Cookie Expo”

2022-05-24T15:00:00Z

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Japan’s first salmon speciality bar – Salmon Holic – to serve up salmon-only dishes in Nagoya

2022-05-24T15:00:00Z

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Weirdest convenience store drink in Japan? New drinkable Happy Turn makes stomachs turn

2022-05-25T05:00:00Z
Mystery “happy powder” does not make us happy.

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Get on the Beers with New Limited Edition Golden Kamuy Sapporo Cans

May 25, 2022 2:08am CDT
Designs feature Sugimoto, Shiraishi and three more characters

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My Hero Academia and Sanrio Team Up for a 2nd Super Adorable Collab

May 25, 2022 7:43am CDT
This time the villains were invited to fill out the roster

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Super-deformed Elden Ring figures definitely won’t tarnish your interior【Video】

2022-05-25T14:30:00Z
Adorable versions of two of the ultra-difficult game’s characters want to grace your home.

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HUB, Japan’s British Pub, Celebrates PROMARE with Spicy Grub

May 25, 2022 10:20am CDT
Pizza, hot dogs, drinks, and more are available now

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Spy x Family anime cafe opening, non-secret agents welcome too

2022-05-26T01:30:00Z
Here’s your chance to eat like Anya.

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We put Mr. Donut donuts in a hot sandwich maker to see which one turns out best【Taste Test】

2022-05-26T03:00:00Z
Five classic donuts, one hot sandwich maker: Who will come out on top?

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More Life-Sized Quintessential Quintuplets Are Ready to Be Taken Home for Around US$1,500 Each

May 25, 2022 9:50pm CDT
This time, they’re looking back at you adorably!

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Family Mart collabs with 450-year-old teahouse to bring Uji matcha luxury to green tea frappe

2022-05-25T15:00:00Z

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Japanese pudding specialty shop teams up with Sanrio for adorable Hello Kitty sweet treats

2022-05-25T15:00:00Z

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Starbucks Japan’s new melon Frappuccino is part of a Japanese pun-themed dessert menu

2022-05-26T06:00:00Z
Midori in more ways than one.

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Frozen Japanese sake: A fantastic way to make easy summer cocktails

2022-05-26T15:00:00Z
Sparkling sake becomes slushie sake this summer.

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Promare’s Inferno Volcano Margherita Megamax Pizza Turns Real

posted on 2022-05-26 12:45 EDT by Kim Morrissy
Select HUB pubs sell pizzas, hot dogs, drinks for film’s 3rd anniversary

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Konami Secures New Consumer Products for Frogger 40th Anniversary

May 26th 2022

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Studio Ghibli announces adorable accessory collection inspired by Jiji and Fox Squirrel

2022-05-25T15:00:00Z

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JR East celebrates 150 years of rail with special train simulation hotel room stay

2022-05-25T15:00:00Z

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Gaming sake: a game-changer for the industry!?

2022-05-25T15:00:00Z

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Characters from popular animal biscuits turn into traditional Japanese sweets! [Review]

2022-05-25T15:00:00Z

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"It’s Rice! Toast” recipe from Japan gives us an edible paradox for breakfast【Recipe, taste test】

2022-05-27T03:00:00Z
The key ingredient in “girl’s hair-flavored fried chicken” returns in yet another surprising place.

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Snack in style with Japan’s glowing gamer chopsticks

2022-05-26T15:00:00Z

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Burrow into cuddles with naked mole-rat plushies from Japan

2022-05-26T15:00:00Z

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Tomino’s Massive Mecha Ideon Gets “Definitive Edition” Model Kit

May 27, 2022 10:50am CDT
Special-edition version will include bonus parts and classic box art

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Final Fantasy XIV’s newest expansions: Eorzea Cafes opening in Kyoto and Nagoya

2022-05-27T16:00:00Z
Final Fantasy eateries enter the game’s Stormblood and Shadow Bringer arcs.

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Japan’s wild eat straight out of the bag of fried rice says goodbye to dishes

2022-05-27T04:00:00Z

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Which Japanese conveyor belt sushi chain has the best salad sushi?【Taste test】

2022-05-28T03:00:00Z
”Salad” at a sushi restaurant doesn’t always mean a bowl of mixed greens.

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Goodsmile put up the WonHobby 2022 gallery.

A lot of nice Nendoroid’s coming.

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SPY x FAMILY Nendoroids Look Like a Must for Forger Family Fans

May 28, 2022 4:51am CDT
Loid and Anya showcased along with design for Yor

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Nobara Drops the Hammer in JUJUTSU KAISEN Figuarts ZERO Statue

May 28, 2022 7:08am CDT
Dramatic decoration from BANDAI SPIRITS will be released in November of 2022

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Attack on Titan and mayla classic Collab to Create Art Piece Earrings

May 28, 2022 1:16pm CDT
Six “Iconique Ear Objet” sets inspired by the anime’s stars are now available to order

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Can we replace tofu with cheese in miso soup? We find out【SoraKitchen】

2022-05-28T23:50:00Z
This is quite possibly the easiest recipe ever…but does it taste good?

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Korean Pokémon baked goods are so popular you can’t find them anywhere, but why?

2022-05-29T05:00:00Z
Our Korea-based reporter investigates!

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We bought a low-rated levitating speaker on Amazon that made us want to cry

2022-05-29T09:00:00Z
It seems in this case, its single one-star review was warranted.

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Do different brands of Japanese tofu taste different? We try all the supermarket types to find out

2022-05-29T13:00:00Z
You’ll never shop for tofu in Japan the same way again.

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Bo-chan Tissue Box Plush from Crayon Shin-chan Keeps Runny Noses at Bay

May 29, 2022 2:47pm CDT
Check out the latest huggable Premium Bandai offering

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Godiva unveils beverage inspired by Japanese regional specialty ‘Nagasaki Milkshake’

2022-05-28T15:00:00Z

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Imitation octopus balls are Japan’s newest pseudo-gourmet recipe for boiled eggs【Recipe】

2022-05-30T01:15:00Z
Takoyaki taste without the tako.

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Become a modern ninja with this ninja darts kit!

2022-05-29T15:00:00Z

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Yoshikitty returns with a dreamy pastel goth makeover

2022-05-29T15:00:00Z

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Anime icing artist’s Golden Kamuy macarons may be just too awesome to eat!

2022-05-29T15:00:00Z

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Tequila comes to Starbucks Reserve Roastery Tokyo with exclusive collaboration drinks

2022-05-30T15:30:00Z
Espresso shots aren’t the only kind of shot at Starbucks now.

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Vans’ Sailor Moon sneaker line goes off the wall and straight into our hearts【Photos】

2022-05-31T03:00:00Z
Eight different designs for adults, 10 for kids, and a whole bunch of other fashion items too.

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Pringles Japan takes on an American classic with the return of their cheeseburger flavour chips

2022-05-30T15:00:00Z

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Baskin Robbins Japan continues Dragon Quest campaign with awesome Slime ice cream cake

2022-05-30T15:00:00Z

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Fight the rain and sun with retro Super Mario Bros. umbrellas and parasols

2022-05-30T15:00:00Z

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Son surprises father with papercraft animal head decorations

2022-05-30T15:00:00Z

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Japan has instant ramen booster packs, and we’re not even trying to restrain ourselves【Taste test】

2022-05-31T05:00:00Z
We throw every booster pack we can get our hands on into one Cup Noodle for decadent density.

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Doughnuts and fried chicken come together in new Mister Donut Burger

2022-05-31T15:00:00Z
Is this fried monstrosity worth the calories?

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Cold curry? Mujirushi makes one of our favorite hot meals chilly, but does that make it goof?

2022-06-01T03:00:00Z
Is this the edible summer savior we’ve been looking for?

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Godiva celebrates 50 years in Japan with sweet sake and white chocolate beverage

2022-05-30T15:00:00Z

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Sega Cafe serving up Persona themed menu with food and drink inspired by the game’s sequels

2022-05-30T15:00:00Z

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Hard Rock Cafe Japan marks Pride Month with colourful ‘Love is Love Shake’ supporting LGBTQ+ community

2022-05-30T15:00:00Z

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Howl’s Moving Castle’s Heen the dog has been recreated as life-size model to decorate your home

2022-05-30T15:00:00Z

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Adopt Your Own Gremlin Child with SPY x FAMILY’s Anya Tamagotchi

June 01, 2022 7:52am CDT
Two designs go on sale this December!

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This futon blanket with built-in fans will save your life this Japanese summer

2022-06-01T17:30:00Z
Say “no more” to waking up in the middle of the night drenched in sweat.

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Starbucks Japan’s Melon Frappuccino: One of the most memorable drinks in recent history

2022-06-02T03:00:00Z
Melon upon melon upon melon upon melon upon melon…

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Exclusive Attack on Titan Levi Figure Has Hit Our Shores!

June 02, 2022 12:00pm CDT
Captain Levi reports for duty

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So, alternate color outfit Pop-up Parade Levi figure, exclusive to the CR store…

I feel a bit bad, knowing the chance of one arriving completely undamaged is 50/50 at best…

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Japanese rest stop’s only-980 yen chicken katsu curry size has eaters in shock

2022-06-02T15:00:00Z

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Touhou Project Officially Licensed Fashion Items

Jun 3rd 2022

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Mister Donut’s new Angel Fruit series elevates angel cream doughnuts, takes taste buds to heaven

2022-06-03T17:30:00Z
R.I.P. taste buds, it was nice knowing you.

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