Sakuramochi is a variety of wagashi, or Japanese confectionery consisting of a sweet pink mochi (rice cake) and red bean paste, covered with a leaf of sakura (cherry blossom).
You can eat a sweet pink mochi with pickled sakura leaves. It tasts awesome!!
Sakura-mochi is eaten on March 3rd, Girl’s Day. The Japanese Doll’s Festival or Girl’s day (Hina-matsuri), is held on March 3, the third day of the third month. This is a day to pray for young girl’s growth and happiness.
- Another Scene of sakura blooming
- sakura blooming!
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- Sakura blooming! (8tokyo move to Instagram)