The Asian Food Grocery at 185 Russell Street, Melbourne, TANG The Asian Food Emporium, is a real treat for lovers of Japanese cuisine. This supermarket is stocked to the brim with all manner of Asian groceries, including Chinese groceries, Malaysian groceries, Korean groceries, Thai groceries, Vietnamese groceries and Japanese groceries. Formerly the Great Eastern Food Centre, this Asian Grocery Supermarket is very popular and has many loyal customers.
Their extensive range of Japanese groceries, includes a big range of Green teas, these are authentic Japanese Green Tea, as it’s consumed in Japan, a far more refined taste than you will find on most supermarket’s shelves. Just some of the teas on offer are Ujinotsuyu Seicha Co range of green teas, including green tea powder, the Harada green tea range, Dong Suh Co roasted tea range, Ito En green tea range and House Foods co iced tea range. Other Japanese specialties are Prepared Rice Drink, which is mixed with Sake, Daruma Cider Soft Drink, wellness drink Dekavita C Soft Drink, Canned Coffees and Plum Wines. A delightful range of Sakes are stocked, including Ozeki co Samurai Sake, Hautsuru Superior Sake, Takara Shuzo Co Nigori Sake and Ozeki Co Sweet & Refreshing Sparkling Sake.
Japanese snacks are a real treat, with a fantastic range in stock – ever popular Glico Pocky, Berry Carnival, Berry & Acai, Matcha Chocolate, Chocolate Coconut, Strawberry, Chocolate. Some great flavours in UHA Puccho Stick Gummy – Fresh Peach, Milk, Beans, Cola, Fresh Grape, Orange, Matcha Milk, Watermelon. Lotte Crunky Crunch in Chocolate, Chocolate Bitter and Chocolate Matcha flavours, Bourbon Mochi Chocolate range and Meiji Fran Milky Chocolate and Vanilla White – mmmm, yum! Candy flavours are stupendous! The range is big, a sample are Plum flavoured milk candy, Crème Brulee, Lychee, Peach, Honey & Apple, Cola, Pineapple, and Grape flavoured Candies.
Ofcourse, the range of noodles is huge too! With all types of Japanese noodle Soba, Udon, Samen, Ramen, Buckwheat, from many brands and organic varieties too. Prepared foods are available, such as Fish Cake, Broiled Eel, Japanese Scallops, Fried Soybean Curd and Mochi. The student’s standby – Instant Noodles, in a good range of flavours and sauces. Miso Soup, Dried Seaweed, Sweet Biscuits, Miso Paste, Sauces and Seasonings are all in abundance at this jewel of an Asian Grocery Store.