Strange Snacks in Tokyo


Strange Snacks


Wandering through the conbini in Tokyo, you will find a vast variety of snacks. While most of the snacks are tasty to the western palate (except for the fish and wasabi flavored potato chips), the names can ring strange to the western ear.

Here is a very gratifying chocolate covered snack burdened with an unfortunate name.

To paraphrase Shakespeare, "Would a Crunky Nude Ball, by any other name, taste as sweet?