Traditional Japanese Treats

Traditional Japanese Treats

  • Dagashi Bento Pack
    One of our goals is to allow people from all over the world to enjoy the culture and flavors of Japan. With this new dagashi set of snacks, enjoy a wide variety of Japanese candies and snacks in this special hand selected set, wrapped like a Japanese lunch bento, which can incidentally be reused as a normal bento box after you remove the candy. In this cute random set, some of the possible tastes you could get are:
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    $8.50
  • Funwari Meijin Extremely Light Airy Snack -- Kinako Flavor
    Mochi is one of Japan's most popular snacks, consisting of rice that's pounded to a firm doughy texture that can be used either by itself or in combination with other ingredients for the ultimate traditional snack. This is an extremely light airy version of the mochi in kinako (roasted soy bean) flavor. Made from authentic Japanese rice and soy beans, it's a great snack for when you're having the munchies. One bag comes in 6 packs. Allergy information: This product contains soy beans and it is produced in a facility that also processes eggs, milk, wheat, peanuts, and shrimp.
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    $3.25
  • Dagashi Blind Pack + 10 Different Flavor Sticks of Umaibo
    Another great value snack set from J-List. This is the Dagashi Blind Pack, a wonderful set filled with all sorts of tasty dagashi snacks. Contains 10 random dagashi snacks plus 10 different flavors of Umaibo! If you've tasted Umaibo before or seen the anime Dagashi Kashi, you'd know these sticks of crunchy corn snacks are the kings of dagashi and with this set, you are guaranteed to receive 10 of them in different flavors plus 10 other random dagashi... all for a cheap price! What a great value!
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    $6.50
  • Kaki no Tane 6 Packs Arrabiata Flavor
    Allergy Information: Eggs, wheat, peanut, soybean, poultry, pork [Ingredients] Peanuts, vegetable oils, fats (soy), table salt, rice (domestic), starch, (including wheat, soybeans) soy sauce, sugar, (including soy) spices, hydrolyzed protein (eggs, wheat, chicken - including a pig), chicken extract seasonings, tomato sauce powder, salt, dried bonito extract, yeast extract powder, seaweed extract, seasoning (such as amino acids), modified starch, sorbitol, Monascus dye, carotenoid pigments, flavoring, spice extracts thing, emulsifier, acidulant, turmeric coloring
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    $3.50
  • Sakuma Drops Candy (Normal Edition)
    A dynamite treat from Japan's past, Sakura Drops hard candy have been around since 1908, making them more than a century old. Featured in the famous Studio Ghibli film Grave of the Fireflies, a touching tale of two children trying to survive in war-torn Japan, they capture the era of the Showa Period perfectly. This delicious and long-lasting tin of candies will be useful after you've eaten the delicious candies, since you can put cool stuff in or build a shrine to the kids in the film in your home, or whatever (we aren't picky). There are approximately 40 candies in each tin. An excellent item for fans and collectors of traditional 'dagashi' candies as well as Food Drops. [Ingredients] Sugar, syrup, concentrated fruit juice (strawberry, lemon, orange, pineapple, apple, melon, plum), acidulant, flavoring, coloring (purple cone pigment, paprika pigment, carotene, red yeast, gardenia, safflower yellow)
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    $3.00
  • Meiji Mini Assortment
    Japanese kids (as would any kid) love candy. And now we have a great sampler in a fun sized pack. Get a great mix of five yummy flavors. Try the M&M like treat "Marble" with its strawberry or chocolate center, "Coffee Beat" for its rich coffee taste, "Aporu" with its strawberry/ chocolate mix or "Choco Baby" for its chocolatey goodness that melts in your mouth. You or your kids will love it! Great for fans of traditional "dagashi" too. Allergy information: Milk, Soy, Apple, Cocoa, Grape, Gelatin [Ingredients] Sugar, liquid sugar, cocoa mass, whole milk powder, lactose, concentrated fruit juice (strawberry, lemon, grape, apple, Muscat, grapefruit), cocoa butter, starch, gelatin, concentrated yogurt, vegetable oil, dextrin, yogurt powder, fructo-oligosaccharides, dried strawberries , maltose, apple powder, sorbitol, acidulant, polysaccharide thickener, (including soy) eggshell calcium, emulsifier, vitamin C, perfume, brightening agent, coloring (flavonoid, anthocyanin, gardenia, carotenoids, beet red, spirulina blue , red yeast, vitamin B2), vitamin E, sweetener (thaumatin), cellulose
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    $2.50
  • Green Apple Mochi Set of 5
    Here is a fun way to eat mochi candy! Approximately 1cm square soft candies made of mochi (rice pounded into a sweet, sticky paste and combined with sweets to make candies or traditional foods) and green apple flavor. On the outside is a dusting of sugar. You eat these with the enclosed toothpick, avoiding touching the candy--incredibly Japanese! The mochi candy is soft and chewy, and will light up your taste buds. There are 12 candies and 1 toothpick in all. Great for fans of dagashi (traditional Japanese candies)! This purchase is for set of 5. Allergy information: Soy [Ingredients] Liquid sugar, sugar, starch, rice cake flour, vegetable oil, sorbitol, emulsifier, flavoring, acidulant, coloring (blue 1, 4 yellow)
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    $4.00
  • Green Tea Milk Candy
    A wonderful matcha treat, a flavor which all of us at J-List love and recommend, this is the excellent Green Tea Milk Candy from Matsuya Seika. A delicious taste that's uniquely Japanese, this is the ever-popular milk candy in a heartwarming green tea (matcha) flavor, with individually wrapped pieces that are so yummy. A perfect candy for J-snack fans!
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    $1.80
  • Dagashi Pack
    Fans of the popular anime Dagashi Kashi will want to get their hands on this amazing Dagashi Pack filled with candy and snacks seen from the anime and manga. Snacks include: Umaibo Cheese flavor, Umai Shittori Choco, Cabbage-taro, Umaka Chanpon, Milk Senbei, Seiza Choco, and Cream Cake. Order your Dagashi pack now!
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    $3.00
  • Ramune Mochi Set of 5
    Here is a fun way to eat mochi candy! Approximately 1cm square soft candies made of mochi (rice pounded into a sweet, sticky paste and combined with sweets to make candies or traditional foods) and ramune soda flavor. On the outside is a dusting of sugar. You eat these with the enclosed toothpick, avoiding touching the candy--incredibly Japanese! The mochi candy is soft and chewy, and will light up your taste buds. There are 12 candies and 1 toothpick in all. Great for fans of dagashi (traditional Japanese candies)! This purchase is for a set of 5
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    $4.00
  • Green Tea Mochi
    A wonderful traditional treat from Japan, this sweet matcha mochi (rice cake) is sure to become one of your new favorites. This style of desert mochi is best served with Japanese green tea, allowing you to enjoy its subtle and delicious sweetness. Made from pounded rice, mochi is traditionally eaten during the winter or given to Shinto gods as an offering. This mochi treat is wrapped in an edible flavorless rice-based wrapping, allowing you to enjoy the full taste of mochi without getting your fingers sticky. (teapg)
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    $1.50
  • Sakuma Drop   Grave of the Fireflies Limited Edition
    A dynamite treat from Japan's past, Sakura Drops hard candy have been around since 1908, making them more than a century old. Featured in the famous Studio Ghibli film Grave of the Fireflies, a touching tale of two children trying to survive in war-torn Japan, they capture the era of the Showa Period perfectly. This delicious and long-lasting tin of candies will be useful after you've eaten the delicious candies, since you can put cool stuff in or build a shrine to the kids in the film in your home, or whatever (we aren't picky). There are approximately 40 candies in each tin. An excellent item for fans and collectors of traditional 'dagashi' candies as well as Food Drops. [Ingredients] Sugar, syrup, concentrated fruit juice (strawberry, lemon, orange, pineapple, apple, melon, plum), acidulant, flavoring, coloring (purple cone pigment, paprika pigment, carotene, red yeast, gardenia, safflower yellow)
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    $3.25
  • Kyoto Candy -- Mix
    For those who love those konpeito (also written kompeito) traditional Japanese candies, here's a wonderful treat that's absolutely popular in Kyoto. These are decorative hard candies wrapped up in a plastic bag with a sticker that states Kyoame (Candy from Kyoto). This purchase is for a bag of mixed themes (mari, hana ribbon, kyou nishiki and more) which taste of a sweet sugary flavor. A great example of dagashi, the traditional candy from Japan during the Showa Period
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    $2.50
  • Kyoto Candy -- Kyou Nishiki
    For those who love those konpeito (also written kompeito) traditional Japanese candies, here's a wonderful treat that's absolutely popular in Kyoto. These are decorative hard candies wrapped up in a plastic bag with a sticker that states Kyoame (Candy from Kyoto). This purchase is for a bag of Kyou Nishiki (Kyoto leaves) themed candy of a sweet sugary flavor. A great example of dagashi, the traditional candy from Japan during the Showa Period
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    $2.50
  • Kyoto Candy -- Mari (Apple Dama)
    For those who love those konpeito (also written kompeito) traditional Japanese candies, here's a wonderful treat from Kyoto. These are decorative hard candies wrapped up in a decorative bag and a sticker that states Kyoame (Candy from Kyoto). This purchase is for a bag of round Mari (apple dama) themed candy of a sweet sugary flavor. A great example of dagashi, the traditional candy from Japan during the Showa Period
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    $2.50
  • Kyoto Candy -- Hana Noren
    For those who love those konpeito (also written kompeito) traditional Japanese candies, here's a wonderful treat from Kyoto. These are decorative hard candies wrapped up in a decorative bag and a sticker that states Kyoame (Candy from Kyoto). This purchase is for a bag of Hana Ribbon (flower curtain shaped) candy of a sweet sugary flavor. A great example of dagashi, the traditional candy from Japan during the Showa Period
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    $2.50
  • Bourbon Ajigonomi Wasabi Rice Cracker Collection
    This is a wonderful treat from Japan, a collection of traditional Japanese rice crackerss with spicy wasabi flavor, a wonderful food enjoyed for decades in Japan. One bag contains six individual packs filled with assorted rice crackers. Enjoy them now! Allergy information: This product contains milk, wheat, peanuts, shrimp, squid, soybeans, and sesame seeds.
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    $3.00
  • Rich Shrimp Curry Rice Cracker
    One of the most delicious snacks to come out of Japan are the crunchy rice crackers. Boasting a full range of flavors that are much different from the flavorless versions in the US, this pack from the Iwatsuka Seika company in Japan has a spicy curry flavor to perk up those taste buds. A wonderful snack sized treat, great as a substitute for the standard potato chips. This is a favorite snack of Wakako Murasaki from the delightful manga, anime and live action drama about a 26 year old office lady who gets through her busy life with the help of various Japanese comfort foods, "Wakako-zake." Allergy information: This product contains shrimp and may have traces of crab. It's also produced in a facility that processes egg, milk, crab and wheat.
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    $2.60
  • Peko-chan Milky Candy
    A wonderful treat which all of us at J-List love and recommend, this is the excellent Milky Candy from Fujiya, with the lovable Peko-chan on each wrapper. A delicious taste that's uniquely Japanese, Milky Candy is a delicious milk-flavored caramel. Each bag is large, and comes with 40 individually wrapped pieces. They're delicious, and you're eating a bit of Japanese history, too!
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    $3.50
  • Kompeito   Five Color Traditional Japanese Candy
    Another great taste from Japan that's been around for more than a century, this is Kasugai kompeito (also written konpeito) candy, a kind of hard candy that looks like stars, exploding out in all directions. This is a tasty package of an authentic sweet candy from Japan's past, with a ziplock seal for freshness. Each package is 6" x 8" (15 x 21 cm). As seen in the Ghibli film Spirited Away, by Hayao Miyazaki (this is what Kamaji feeds to the little soot sprites, called Susuwatari). Since this candy has been loved in Japan for more than 400 years, it's also good for fans of traditional Japanese "dagashi" treats. [Ingredients] Sugar, coloring (rack, yellow 4, yellow 5, blue 1)
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    $3.00
  • Bourbon Cheese Okaki
    The folks at Bourbon out do themselves again in a slight twist of a traditional snack. Okaki is a thinly cut mochi (rice cake) that's baked or fried loved by all Japanese. But this unique version blends delicious creme cheese, we're sure everyone around the world will be craving for. Individually wrapped pieces are great for lunches, movies, or sharing with friends. Recommended for fans of Japanese senbei and traditional snacks as well.
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    $4.00
  • Uni Sakiika
    Otsumami are snacks that are often served in bars because they're terrific with beer and alcohol. In a Western bar, they're typically peanuts and pretzels. But in Japan, a wide variety of otsumami are used... which include pretzels and sometimes... something else. In this case we offer you dried squid! Shredded so they're easy to consume, it comes in a vacuum sealed bag to keep it fresh for its journey to your home. Try it with your next glass of Asahi beer! This is the uni (sea urchin) flavor.
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    $3.00
  • Sake Ame - Sake candy
    A great new treat for fans of wacky treats from Japan, this is authentic sake candy, made from "sake kasu," which is produced when making sake. A delicious bag of 24 sake-flavored hard candies, each individually wrapped, this is a fun and unique treat for you. A long seller at J-List for many years! Note: This does not contain alcohol. [Indredients] Sugar, liquid sugar, vegetable oils and fats
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    $2.80
  • Namaiki Beer   Set of 5
    Fans of Dagashi Kashi might remember the Namaiki Beer or Joke Beer. Now you can actually try out the legendary joke beer! To make your fake beer, just pour two sachets of powdered fake beer into cup or mug then mix with 120cc cold water and enjoy. This purchase is for 5 sachets of fake beer powder, beer mugs not included. Contains no alcohol and is safe for minors to drink. Allergy information: This product was produced in a facility that also processes eggs and milk.
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    $4.00
  • Sanko Cheese Almond Senbei
    One of the most delicious snacks to come out of Japan are the crunchy senbei (rice crackers). Boasting a full range of flavors that are much different from the flavorless versions in the US, this pack from the Sanko Seika company in Japan is a special Cheese Almond flavor that is sure to become your favorite, all dried to perfection and ready for your consumption right out of the bag. A wonderful treat to take out anywhere. Allergy information: This product contains wheat, milk, and soybeans. This product is also produced in a facility that processes shrimp and crab.
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    $3.00
  • Dagashi Bento Pack Summer Edition
    One of our goals is to allow people from all over the world to enjoy the culture and flavors of Japan. With this new dagashi set of snacks, enjoy a wide variety of Japanese candies and snacks in this special hand selected set that's a perfect treat during summer. Wrapped like a Japanese lunch bento, which can incidentally be reused as a normal bento box after you remove the candy. In this summer edition set, some of the possible tastes you could get are: Hinyari Cider Mochi Cut Yotchan Puchi Puchi Uranai Un Choco Chou Hiyarinko Ice Oppai Gumi Monster Stamp Hinyari Dango Takoyaki Texas Corn
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    $8.50
  • Soft Tempura Snack
    Enjoy the crunchy and delicious flavor of Japanese Tempura in this new soft tempura snack. Tempura is a favorite among university students and business people alike, placed on top of rice, noodles, or sometimes alone. If you order Tempura at a Japanese restaurant you have your choice of salt or sauce for adding flavor to your tempura, and you could do the same for this snack. A tasty treat for those who are wanting to add something new to their daily routine. Made in Japan.
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    $2.40
  • Ikasumi Sakiika
    Otsumami are snacks that are often served in bars because they're terrific with beer and alcohol. In a Western bar, they're typically peanuts and pretzels. But in Japan, a wide variety of otsumami are used... which include pretzels and sometimes... something else. In this case we offer you dried squid! Shredded so they're easy to consume, it comes in a vacuum sealed bag to keep it fresh for its journey to your home. Try it with your next glass of Asahi beer! This is the ikasumi (squid ink) flavor.
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    $3.00
  • Mentaiko Sakiika   Squid Jerky w/Marinated Pollock Roe
    This cute squid-shaped package is filled with dried squid otsumami, a type of snack to eat while enjoying a beer at an izakaya bar. Otsumami are Japanese pub snacks, served in bars because they're terrific with beer and alcohol. There is a wide variety of otsumami snacks to enjoy while drinking with friends in Japan, which includes standards like pretzels and nuts, but also... things from the sea. This pack is filled with shredded mentaiko (fish egg) flavored squid, which give it a pink color. Share with friends and family for a delicious food adventure. Vacuum sealed for freshness as it journeys to your home.
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    $3.00
  • Pure Mist Candy   Mikakuto Juntsuyu Candy
    We've gotten a special request for this candy and are glad to make it available for you. This is Mikakuto/UHA's Juntsuyu hard candy, Juntsuyu loosely translates as 'Pure Dew' (as in morning dew), and if you think hard candy is hard candy then you haven't tried Juntsuyu. Like gems of yummy flavor in your mouth, they have a smoother feeling than most hard candy and melt away slowly, a truly one of a kind hard candy experience. This assortment includes Tea and Honey flavors, there are about 20 pieces in the bag. A good example of traditional "dagashi" candy from Japan! [Ingredients] Sugar, syrup, tea, flavoring
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    $2.50
  • Neri Ame - Traditional Liquid Candy w/ Chopsticks (Mizu Ame) Set of 10
    Dagashi are typical Japanese sweets found in a candy store or supermarket loved by all kids. Some dagashi are simple chocolate pieces while others contain toys. And other's are a fun activity that allow you to make your own treats. This Neri Ame (also written neriame or mizuame), a unique version that you have to kneed in order to create a fluffy-like texture before you consume. It's a favorite of Tsumugi Kotobuki from K-On! too -- she is fascinated by it in one episode. To use, simply use pour the syrup on to the chopsticks and kneed them to increase the texture, and then eat! Picture instructions are located on the back of the wrapper. A sweet sugary treat that's fun way to satisfy your sweet tooth! This purchase is set of 10 individual Neri Ame liquid candy + chopstick sets. Allergy information: Apple, gelatin [Ingredients] Syrup, sugar, vegetable oil, gelatin, concentrated apple juice (Granny Smith 56%, Wang Lin 44%), apple jam, acidulant, emulsifier, flavoring, safflower yellow pigment, gardenia blue coloring
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    $6.50
  • UHA Puccho World Finding Dolly
    Puccho is a popular series of "chewing candy" similar to chewing gum but candy that you can eat, which is made by UHA for the Japanese marketplace. This is a great version for fans of the hit animated film Finding Dolly, delicious soft candy chews which come with a rubber figure that can float on water. Cool! Allergy information: This product contains milk and gelatin.
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    $2.80
  • Uni (Urchin)  Rice Cracker
    You'll be surprised at how well Uni (Urchin) flavor and senbei (rice crackers) go together in this new snack. Each rice cracker is a traditional snack that is lightly sprinkled with a delicious urchin flavor. A light and crunchy snack that won't make you feel guilty for eating it. Perfect for all fans of traditional Japanese snacks. Allergy information: This product contains eggs, wheat, and soybeans. This is also produced in a facility that processes milk, shrimp, and peanuts.
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    $1.80
  • Green Tea Karinto
    Karintou is a traditional snack in Japan that has been around for the longest time. Made up of finger shaped deep fried bread or cake, it is coated with brown sugar and baked. Crunchy and delicious, it is a traditional snack enjoyed by many people in Japan. This is a new flavor of Karintou made by Tokyo Karinto that's infused with the delicious taste of matcha (green tea). Made with authentic Kyoto Uji Green Tea and comes in a resealable bag. A new treat for fans of traditional Japanese snacks.
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    $3.25
  • Felix Gum Box
    One of the most often-requested items at J-List, this is the cult classic favorite Felix the Cat gum! Featuring the famous cartoon cat on every piece individually wrapped piece, it is a cool and funky way to enjoy blowing bubbles in Japanese style. With it's strong strawberry flavor you won't be able to resist this great item! This is a full pack of 60 pieces, shrink-wrapped for extra freshness. Also, mixed in with the normal pieces of this delicious gum are "lucky" pieces with special messages inside. A great item from Japan for fans of 'dagashi' (the traditional candy and gum of the Showa Period). [Ingredients] Sugar, glucose, starch syrup, starch, gum base, softening agent, acidulant, flavoring, purple corn color
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    $10.00
  • Cherry Mochi Set of 5
    Here is a fun way to eat mochi candy! Approximately 1cm square soft candies made of mochi (rice pounded into a sweet, sticky paste and combined with sweets to make candies or traditional foods) and sakuranbo (Japanese cherry) flavor. On the outside is a dusting of sugar. You eat these with the enclosed toothpick, avoiding touching the candy--incredibly Japanese! The mochi candy is soft and chewy, and will light up your taste buds. There are 12 candies and 1 toothpick in all. Great for fans of dagashi (traditional Japanese candies)! This purchase is for a set of 5 [Ingredients] Liquid Sugar, sugar, starch, rice flour, vegetable oil, sorbitol, emulsifier, flavoring, acidulant, coloring (red 106)
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    $4.00