Kagoshima is famous for Takamori Saigo, and souvenirs such as black pork and shochu are standard. For those who are worried about which one to buy from many souvenirs, we will present the 10 best souvenirs in Kagoshima.
3.Assorted sweet potatoes
If you want to buy a souvenir of the famous white bear, shark ice, we recommend the “Shirokuma Baby Set”, which is sold by “Tenmonkan Mujaki” and is packed with about half the normal size of the white bear. This is a recommended dish that is packed with the taste of “Shirokuma” eaten in Kagoshima. If you bring it back normally, it will melt, so it is recommended that you order it on the official website rather than bring it back.
Satsuma steamer souvenir “Kasutadon” is so famous. This is a steamed confectionery made with a rich sponge of rich custard cream using plenty of eggs from Kagoshima’s famous fighting chicken (Satsuma chicken).
6.Fukamushi chagin(Deep brown tea gold)
There are many flavors such as citron, ripe apple, blueberry, shikuwasa, plum and ginger, all of which are very easy to drink. You can enjoy various ways such as water splitting, milk and soda splitting, toppings such as ice cream and yogurt.
Excellent compatibility with shochu from Kagoshima, perfect for souvenirs for those who like alcohol. This is delicious if you eat it as it is, but This is also delicious if you put it on rice, cold fried rice or ochazuke( simple Japanese dish made by pouring green tea). Suitable for various dishes such as fried rice, bibimbap, and spicy tofu.
9.Satsuma chocolate chips
As the bitter chocolate enhances the sweetness of the potato, This is a candy that you can enjoy without leaving out the original flavor of the potato. By using 52% cacao bitter chocolate instead of milk chocolate or white chocolate, the taste is balanced with bitterness and sweetness.
10.Black grilled pork
Speaking of Kagoshima, it is black pork, but the finest grilled pork that uses such luxurious black pork from Kagoshima is Shimadaya’s “black pork grilled pork”. It is a luxurious souvenir that you can enjoy the rich taste of pork.