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You can experience making Wagashi!

Wagashi is found all over Japan and is unique to each location. 400 years ago in Kyoto and Edo (now called Tokyo), Wagashi was developed for gifts and as sweets for Japanese tea ceremony. It is said that people can enjoy Wagashi using all of the five senses:

-Appearance from a pleasant array of shapes and Colors.
-Texture from enjoying the softness, moistness, or crispness.
-Taste from savoring the delicious flavors.
-Scent from the delicate Fragrances.
-Sound from the Wagashi names derived from Haiku (Japanese 31-syllable poems).

Many Wagashi stores offer the culinary experience.
(Web search Key words: 和菓子 体験 (it means Wagashi experience)
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