Speaking of Kumamoto Prefecture, you can think of a lot of delicious food, including horse sashimi and mustard lotus root.
Here are 10 selected items that will surely please your family, friends as souvenirs.
１．Mustard lotus root
This goes very well with alcoholic drinks. It is delicious even if you add some mayonnaise or soy sauce if you like. This is a local dish of Kumamoto that is famous alongside horse sashimi, so I think This has an impact as a Kumamoto souvenir.
・Price: 100g approx. 250 yen
This is a Japanese sweet that feels like a nostalgic snack. The origin of the name is suddenly (meaning “sudden” in Kumamoto dialect), meaning that customers can make it as soon as they come, and raw sweet potatoes are sliced, wrapped in dumpling dough and steamed “easy to make It is said that the meaning of “dango” overlaps.
・Fee: 130 yen per piece
３．Homare no jindanko,Busha gaeshi
In particular, Jin Taiko is a famous confection that represents Kumamoto. Jin taiko is a fertilizer like rice cake hardened with jelly like yokan with grains left. This features an elegant taste that matches Japanese tea. Warriors are wrapped in puff pastry, so they go well with tea and coffee. Both are famous confections, so why not combine them for a souvenir?
・ A sales agency: Sweet plum
・ Price: Kumamon Jin Taiko 9 pieces ¥ 1,131 (tax included), Mushagae (8 pieces) 1,113 yen (tax included)
・website URL： http://www.kobai.jp/
４．Brown sugar donut stick
Fuji Bambi, famous for its brown sugar donuts sticks.They started making donuts 30 years ago. Utilizing the technique of making karinto, brown sugar donuts have been loved by many for many years with moderate sweetness and moderate texture. It seems to match both Japanese tea and black tea.
・ Distributor: Fuji Bambi
・ Fee: 432 yen (tax included) with 12 brown sugar donut sticks
Enjoy the vivid colors and fresh aroma for about a month, and when the skin becomes soft, it’s time to eat. Juices and jellies are recommended for those who are too large to take home as souvenirs.
The juice contains a lot of vitamins, and citric acid is the main component. It is also recommended to enjoy the Yubai Yuzu bath, which has a beauty effect, using the yellow skin and the cotton-like portion of “Yubai Yuzu” cut after eating.
・Price: 500 yen per ball
６．Horse meat sashimi
Speaking of Kumamoto, many people have the image of “horse sashimi”. By all means, I would like you to enjoy the taste in Kumamoto, but there are also frozen ones for souvenirs. This is also delicious with grated ginger and onion slices.
・Price: Red horse sashimi 220g 2,160 yen (tax included)
The balance between tomato and cheese is exquisite. As it is easy to eat stick type, it is the best souvenir for many people. Karaimo is from Otsu in Kumamoto, a famous locality. Sweet, hokuhoku and tasty sweet potatoes make it a vivid Western-style candy.
・ Distributor: Kumamoto Ginsai-an
・ Price: 1,080 JPY
８．Shokun no tsuki
This sweet, made with the image of the full moon. The taste is a sweet that exquisitely matches the simple sweetness, the sticky texture and the rich sweetness of white chocolate.
・ Distributor: Kiyomasa Confectionery
・ Price: 4 packets ・ 8 tablets 486 yen (tax included)
９．Kumamoto Castle Fortress Story-The Main Tower
Without using scissors and glue, you can make a large castle tower of Kumamoto Castle of 1/185 size. this is a good souvenir of Kumamoto where the idea shines. It’s easy to imagine a simple paper craft when it comes to paper craft, but this Kumamoto Castle paper craft is well reproduced in every detail. After building Kumamoto Castle, you can display it as an interior.
・ Distributor: Kiyomasa Confectionery
・ Price: 1,080 yen (tax included)
This features a rich body and sweetness.
・ Distributor: Ubuyama Farm
・ Fee: Yogurt set for eating and drinking 1,750 yen
・website URL： http://ubuyama.com/