30 Jul 2014

Candied apples or "ringo ame" in Japanese is yet another popular festival treat in Japan and are commonly sold in food carts during Japanese festivals. Ringo ame are skewered apple slices dipped in red-colored melted sugar. Once the sugar gets hard, the apple slices transform into instant lollipop treats!

 

Ringo ame is not only popular to kids, but to teenagers and adults as well. It is usually priced at around 200 Yen for one stick. Candied grapes. oranges, and strawberries can also be bought during the Japanese festival seasons. 

 

How Would you Like Some Candied Apples?

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