An Enjoyable Trip Through Japan’s Regions, Tasting Local Japanese Sweet
Did you know that Japan is divided into 9 regions (Hokkaido, Tohoku, Kanto, Chubu, Kinki, Chugoku, Shikoku, Kyushu and Okinawa) and has 47 prefectures? Each prefecture has unique Japanese sweets.
Japanese confections are influenced by the local cuisine.
If you know the confection’s (Nippon Okashi) background history, how it’s made and what ingredients are used, you will appreciate it more.
Let’s find your favorite confections which aren’t yet known abroad.