Amezaiku

Make Your Summer in Japan Sweeter With Ameshin’s Uchiwa Lollipops!

Have you ever heard of a traditional Japanese candy craft art known as “Amezaiku?” It is a form of art which follows the method of creating a sculpture by using tweezers and scissors in manipulating taffy or a chewy substance. Shinri Tezuka, a popular artisan, has recently introduced a new line-up of sweets in the…

This Goldfish is Edible! Find Out All About this Traditional Japanese Candy

Art resonates in all the aspects of Japanese culture, even in the simplest forms such as desserts and candies. Even though candies are meant to be eaten, sometimes you can’t help but feel guilty once your taste buds touch this masterfully crafted Japanese candy called amezaiku. Origins of Amezaiku It is believed that the traditional…