Hinagashi

Hinagashi

Hinagashi of Tsuruoka is one of these"craft confectioneries" and it attracts much attention as a unique confectionery culture.The mainstream of Hinagashi is the kneading and carving of unbaked sweets with sweet bean paste inside.Food from the seas such as sea bream,shrimp and trout,fruits and vegetables from fields and mountains,and beauty of nature are realistically expressed.When it is finished,the mouths and eyea of the fish and the animals are painted and colored with an ink brush used in Japanese-style painting.

Hina Doll Festival held every spring

Address

25-9,Baba-cho,tusuruoka-City,Yamagata-prefecture,997-0035
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Fee

Open

Access

2km from Tsuruoka Station

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