anmitu

August 24th 2015  Cloudy and cool Monday.  Relieved that it’s not humid either.  

Japanese sweet few weeks back.  An-mitsu (Sweetened black bean paste, mochi, sweetened dried ginger, pine nuts, black beans and tokoroten (gelidium jelly) eaten together with brown sugar syrup.  Pickles and Shiso tea made of salted shiso flower.

変わったあんみつを頂く。あんみつの中には松の実、生姜の砂糖漬け、白玉、黒豆、ところてん。シソの実のお茶。お漬物。