Traditional Japanese Treats

Traditional Japanese Treats

  • 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
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    $4.00
  • 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.
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    $4.00
  • Kameda Salad Soft Senbei
    This munch worthy treat is a delicious Japanese rice cracker this is Kameda's highly delicious salad flavor senbei snack. Seasoned with Okinawan salt (sun dried salt made from Okinawa's natural sea water), it's a healthy and wonderful taste of Japan that you'll absolutely love. This purchase is a single package of 10 wrapped senbei crackers (2 crackers for each wrapping). Great for fans of traditional Japanese dagashi snacks (Japanese snacks from the Showa Period).
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    $2.60
  • Grape 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 grape 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
  • 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.
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    $6.50
  • Fujiya Strawberry Milky
    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 flavored caramel. Each bag is large, and comes with individually wrapped candy pieces. This wonderful new variation is strawberry and is sure to be a hit with you. A perfect candy for Japanese snack fanatics!
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    $3.00
  • Bourbon Wasabi 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 with a hint of wasabi to add an extra kick to your taste buds that 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 sembei and traditional snacks as well.
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    $3.50
  • 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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    $2.20
  • 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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    $4.00
  • Fried Curry Udon (Wheat Noodle) Snack
    A tasty traditional treat from Japan, enjoy this fried curry flavored udon (wheat noodle) snack with your friends for a truly Japanese taste experience. Sure to be popular with your family and friends, it's a great way to satisfy the munchies. An awesome snack made in Japan.
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    $2.40
  • Blazing Wasabi Rice Cracker
    Japan had many excellent food traditions. One of them is okaki, the delicious baked rice crackers that are popular here. This is a delicious bite sized rice cracker with a very traditional Japanese flavor consisting of wasabi to add a little zing. Packed with a yummy crunchiness that's sure to set stomachs grumbling and wasabi flavor to set your tongue on fire, we're sure these will be among your favorite Japanese snacks in no time! Each cracker is wrapped individually. Note: This is a very spicy snack, consume with caution.
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    $2.00
  • 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
  • DAGASHIKASHI Dagashi Sampler Set 2
    Here's a special treat for fans of Dagashi Kashi, the fun anime and manga series about traditional Japanese snacks. This is the DAGASHIKASHI Dagashi Set featuring the delicious treats found in volume two of the Dagashi Kashi manga. This set includes: Seven Neon Sakura Daikon Monster Stamp Yanyan Tsukebo Yattermen Bontan Ame American Cola Cho Himo Q Watapachi Suppai Budou ni Goyoujin Cabbage-taro Aji Curry Neru Neru Nerune Omoshiro Boy Choco Baby Choco Bat Goen ga Aru yo Now you can enjoy these delicious treats found only in Japan. Order your Dagashi Set now!
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    $28.00
  • Wasabi "Kaki no Tane" Rice Crackers w/ Peanuts 6 Packs
    The ever-popular rice cracker and peanut snack Kaki no Tane (which literally means "Persimmon Seeds," due to the shape of the rice crackers) are a great taste from Japan, equally delicious to munch with a beer or as-is. Also called "Kakipea," this is an extra special mix of rice cracker and peanut goodness because it's made with super spicy wasabi, so they'll clean out your sinuses while you crunch them. A healthy and highly munchable senbei snack from Japan! This is a big bag with 6 'super fresh' packs, from the Kameda snack company. Enjoy this wasabi flavor for those who want a little extra punch where it counts!
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    $3.00
  • Orion Dagashi Set
    In Japan, the traditional candy eaten in the Showa Period (before and after World War II) is known as dagashi, and it holds a special place in the nostalgic minds of Japanese people. Here's a unique way to sample some of these delicious foods, with a big set of awesome dagashi candies. You get four cola/ramune like candies in the shape of drinks, ume flavored candies, classic caramels just like our parents used to eat, and more.
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    $8.00
  • DAGASHIKASHI Dagashi Sampler Set 4
    Here's a special treat for fans of Dagashi Kashi, the fun anime and manga series about traditional Japanese snacks. This is the DAGASHIKASHI Dagashi Set featuring the delicious treats found in volume four of the Dagashi Kashi manga. This set includes: Morinaga Ramune Cho-Kowai Hanashi Gum Oyatsu Parukasu Peperonchino Cut Yocchan Taberundesu Hi Sakuranbo no Uta Pokkin Ice Morinaga Caramel Itohiki Ame Mini Cola Pineapple Ame Puchi Gum Cheese Arare Now you can enjoy these delicious treats found only in Japan. Order your Dagashi Set now!
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    $25.00
  • Kompeito & Kyoto Candy Collection
    An amazing candy gift set that looks like a Japanese large bento, but is actually a collection of traditional Japanese candies. For those who love those kompeito, these are decorative hard sugar candies from Kyoto. A simple treat that is also great for those who have sensitive stomachs or are allergic to other kinds of candies. A great example of dagashi, the traditional candy from Japan during the Showa Era.
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    $9.00
  • 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
  • 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.
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    $3.00
  • Bontan Ame
    Bontan (a tangerine like fruit that comes from the southern part of Japan) comes to you in this traditional soft candy that is most recognized from the Kyushu area. Wrapped in an edible paper wrapper that just melts in your mouth, this chewy, semisweet fruit flavored candy is enjoyed by young and old Japanese alike -- the paper is made from rice, so you can eat the wrapped candy as is! A delicious and very traditional candy direct from Japan. Great for fans of traditional 'dagashi' candy!
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    $2.00
  • Green Tea Milk Marshmallow
    This is a fun new treat, a set of marshmallows filled with delicious green tea milk filling, for a sensation that's like eating a fluffy cloud when you pop one in your mouth. Each bag contains dozens of these delicious light treats, and once you start eating them you may not be able to stop. This product contains traces of milk, and eggs.
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    $1.99
  • 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
  • Fried Edamame
    A new snack from Japan, this is the ultra delicious fried edamame (green soybeans) snack. Super crunchy with a delectable taste of grilled edamame that are fried to perfection. Light and delicious, perfect when you are having the munchies. A great product from Japan. Individually wrapped in snack size parts.
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    $4.00
  • DAGASHIKASHI Dagashi Sampler Set 3
    Here's a special treat for fans of Dagashi Kashi, the fun anime and manga series about traditional Japanese snacks. This is the DAGASHIKASHI Dagashi Set featuring the delicious treats found in volume three of the Dagashi Kashi manga. This set includes: Fugashi Baby Star Ramen Ninjin Yoguret Maken Gummy Tusukuru Gaburichuu Ume Jam Anzubo Gulico Sakuma-shiki Drops Cola Gum Un Choco Miyako Konbu Now you can enjoy these delicious treats found only in Japan. Order your Dagashi Set now!
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    $25.00
  • 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.
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    $3.00
  • 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
  • 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).
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    $10.00
  • DAGASHIKASHI Dagashi Sampler Set 1
    Here's a special treat for fans of Dagashi Kashi, the fun anime and manga series about traditional Japanese snacks. This is the DAGASHIKASHI Dagashi Set featuring the delicious treats found in volume one of the Dagashi Kashi manga. This set includes: Umaibo (3pcs) Potato Fry Kinakobo Namaiki-iki Beer Morocco Fruits Yogurt Coffee Milk Candy Butamen Kurukuru Bo jelly Fue Ramune Cocoa Cigarette Puchipuchi Uranai Choco Bin Ramune Kozakura Mochi Now you can enjoy these delicious treats found only in Japan. Order your Dagashi Set now!
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    $12.00
  • 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.
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    $2.80
  • Green Tea Cream Sandwich
    These matcha (green tea) cookie sandwich are a true delight, with a perfect balance of green tea taste and sweet cookie crunch, made with Uji Matcha Green Tea from the Uji Kyoto region of Japan. Matcha is often celebrated as one of the most characteristic tastes of Japan, and has appeared in many products from chocolate bars to air fresheners. If you've ever been to Japan, just the scent of these cookies will have you feeling natsukashii (nostalgic). If you haven't, this is where the matcha memories begin. Good with milk, tea, or coffee, and an irresistible midnight snack.
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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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    $2.00
  • 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!
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    $2.50
  • Tough Guy Seaweed Snack -- Hiroshima Setouchi Lemon Flavor
    Are you a tough guy? Yes? Then prove you're tough by grabbing this pack of delicious seaweed snack in Hiroshima Setouchi Lemon Flavor. Only the finest seaweed are used which results in a very crunchy and tasty snack fit for tough guys. Also uses Setouchi Lemons raised in Hiroshima which are said to be one of the best lemons in Japan. Grab a bag now!
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    $4.50
  • 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.
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    $3.00
  • Lucky Sour Gum   Suppai Budou ni Goyoujin Gum Set of 5
    A delicious chewing gum from Japan, this is Suppai Budou ni Goyoujin Gum. Tasty and sour. A delicious item that you can practically smell even before you open the wrapping. Each pack contains 3 grape gum and one of them is really super sour, great for sharing with friends or parties. This purchase is for a set of 5 sour grape gum packs.
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    $4.00