Tag Archives: sweets

Go green

Matcha (powdered green tea) is famous for its use in tea ceremonies and is the strongest tasting green tea because you drink the actual tea leaves. It’s also one of the most popular flavours of ice-cream, cookies, milkshakes and McFlurries in Japan, right up there with strawberry and chocolate. This new Crunky flavour is Matcha […]

Sanshoku dango

Sanshoku dango (three-coloured rice dumplings) are a type of wagashi (traditional Japanese sweet) eaten at cherry blossom festivals to celebrate spring. The sweet, sticky dumplings are made from rice flour and, like mochi, are so chewy that they take hours to finish! If you love cute craft, check out kawaii crocheted versions of this popular […]