Traditional Japanese Treats

Traditional Japanese Treats

  • Red + Pink Petite Kompeito
    An amazing Japanese candy gift is very kawaii and colorful way to celebrate birthdays or special events with friends. Inside this plastic tube contains enough yummy pink kompeito (also written konpeito) that you can enjoy it with your friends while you watch your favorite anime or Ghibli film. These are decorative hard sugar candies from Kyoto are perfect for those with sensitive stomachs or who are allergic to other kinds of candies.
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    $2.00
  • 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! Allergy Information: Soy, Rice [Ingredients] sugar, liquid sugar, maltose, glutinous rice, wafers, mandarin orange juice, Bontang fruit juice, starch, perfumes, annatto dye, emulsifiers (derived from soy)
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    $2.00
  • 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 Allergy information: Soy Liquid sugar, sugar, starch, rice cake flour, vegetable oil, sorbitol, emulsifier, flavoring, acidulant, coloring (blue 1, 4 yellow, red 2)
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    $4.00
  • 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). [Ingredients] Sugar, glucose, starch syrup, starch, gum base, softening agent, acidulant, flavoring, purple corn color
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    $10.00
  • 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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    $3.80
  • 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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    $3.50
  • Tough Guy Seaweed Snack -- Okonomiyaki Flavor
    Are you a tough guy? Yes? Then prove you're tough by grabbing this pack of delicious seaweed snack in Okonomiyaki Flavor. Only the finest seaweed are used which results in a very crunchy and tasty snack fit for tough guys. Also tastes like Okonomiyaki from Hiroshima which is said to be one of the best in Japan. Grab a bag now!
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    $3.80
  • 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
  • Yokosuka Navy Coffee Caramel
    Another wonderful treat from Japan, this is the famous Yokosuka Navy treat, coffee caramel, now available for everyone. A classic coffee flavor with a delightfully sweet taste. Each box contains 18 delicious caramels. A great item for collectors of dagashi (traditional Japanese sweets). Great for Kantai Collection (KanColle) fans!
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    $2.20
  • 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
  • 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
  • Kyoto Candy Warabe (Animal & Flower)
    An amazing candy gift set that looks like a Japanese 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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    $5.00
  • Kyoto Candy Warabe (Fruit)
    An amazing candy gift set that looks like a Japanese 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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    $5.00
  • Kyoto Candy Warabe (Pinwheel and Paper Balloon)
    An amazing candy gift set that looks like a Japanese 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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    $5.00
  • Kyoto Candy Bento w/ Kompeito
    An amazing candy gift set that looks like a Japanese 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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    $5.50
  • 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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    $8.50
  • 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
  • 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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    $7.50
  • 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
  • Tom Yum Kung 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 Honda Seika company in Japan is a special Tom Yum Kung recipe made with real shrimp that is sure to spice up cocktails and barbecue lunches. A wonderful treat to take out anywhere. Allergy information: This product is produced in a facility that also processes wheat, eggs, and milk.
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    $1.80
  • Kaki no Tane 6 Packs Arrabiata Flavor
    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 delicious Arrabiata flavor. 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 limited edition Arrabiata flavor! Allergy Information: This product contains eggs, wheat, peanut, soybean, poultry, and 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 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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