Have you ever had sweet red bean filled Japanese anpan before? Have you heard about one of Japan’s beloved children’s anime, Anpanman? This is a guide to Japan’s iconic red bean bun and its animated counterpart.
Custard has been popular in Japan since the Meiji era, when it became a classic component in Japanese yogashi, or Western-style sweets.
As cherry blossom season creeps ever closer, pink, spring-themed snacks are popping up in convenience stores and supermarkets all over Japan!
Dorayaki are a Japanese confection made up of two miniature pancake-like patties with sweet azuki bean paste, called anko, nestled inside.
Found in traditional candy stores across Japan – Konpeito is one candy that virtually every Japanese person is familiar with.
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