DetailsMade from the Japanese Ume plum fruit, the Ume Shigure is a typical and popular Japanese sweet. It is sweet, very fruity and only has little acidity of the ume fruit. It is a perfect accompaniment for tea or coffee and also is nice as a snack.Pulp of ripe ume is mixed with sugar and kneaded for a long time. The gummy consistency is obtained by adding some Agar-Agar, a vegetable gelatin substitute. Mizuame, literally “water candy” is a Japanese sweetener quite similar to honey provides the right balance of sweetness and acid the ume plum.The producer, Chinriu Honten was established in 1871 and since then produces fine foods from Japanese fruits and herbs. It is famous in Japan for its high quality products made of Ume plum.
Producer: Chinriu Honten Ingredients: ume plum, sugar, agar-agar, mizuame Shelf-life: 3 months Storage: Keep in a fresh and dark place
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