Japan is an expensive place – real estate, clothes, electronics – however, groceries seem to be on par with some of the prices in Colorado. Buying in season fruits and vegetables is less costly than out of season and seemingly more popular with “buy local” food culture.
How much money would you pay for 12 strawberries?
Not strawberries from a special mountain or blessed by a monk, just 12 strawberries.
2000 yen = $22.90!
I’ll stick with my cuties. How much are strawberries where you are?