Japanese candy art has been making a renaissance: the traditional craft of amezaiku.
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.