Sweets of Fukui

Eitaro Habutaemochi (rice cake made from refined rice flour)

Habutaemochi, a specialty sweet of Fukui, is made from steamed glutinuous rice flour, which is kneaded with sugar and starch syrup. This confection is named after a smooth, glossy silk fabric called habutae, a local specialty of Fukui.


■ Flights to Myanmar, Vietnam, China, Taiwan, and Manila (Departing from Japan)
* Except for certain routes
■ Availability: June 2016–August 2016