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Homemade Sweetened Red Bean Paste (Anko)

Someone of you may be interested in making your own anko (sweetened red bean paste) to make some real homemade daifuku mochi. I have included below my homemade anko recipe : ) 174 more words


Green Tea & Strawberry Daikufu Mochi

I love to bake or make some sweet snacks for guests coming over to my place and these Japanese daifuku mochi are by far one of the most popular sweets that I’ve made. 357 more words

Quick Desserts

Sweets for Summer - Japan

One of my favorite summer dessert “Kaki-Gori”. Kaki-Gori means shaved ice which is served with flavored syrup. This is very typical classic kaki-gori in Japan called “Uji Kintoki”. 125 more words


Anpan. Why you should try Japanese sweet bread.

Anpan – A Japanese sweet roll filled with a sweet, earthy paste made from the Azuki legume (It can also be filled with a white bean, green been, sesame or chestnut mixture).  1,570 more words


Azuki Bean Paste (Anko)


Azuki beans 1 cup
Water 500ml
Sugar 60g (Adjust to taste)
Salt 1tsp 137 more words


Motobécane Grand Jubilee Single-Speed Conversion: Conclusion

Flea market frame formed of double-butted Vitus 172 chro-mo steel tubes, as were the chrome-plated forks, sadly twisted.

The after-market $75 forks resemble the stock ones except for less rake and more weight. 335 more words


Ice Cold Azuki on a Stick

This was a surprise find in one of my trips to the supermarket. It is not too sweet, and comes with a generous amount of azuki beans in the ice stick. 13 more words