"So, what are ""dagashi""?
As opposed to expensive sweets, dagashi are cheap candies geared towards children.
Here, we'll show you several popular items."
"Umai bo are of course synonymous with dagashi.
They're even really popular overseas.
But, there are flavors exclusive to Japan, including
flavors unimaginable to foreigners."
"A mega popular dagashi that you can buy for between 10 and 20 yen.
A taste loved by kids and adults."
"Dagashi made from a mizuame (millet jelly) and starch base.
A variety of fruit flavors are also available."
A stick-shaped healthy candy made from hardened brown sugar syrup and kinako.
If you ever stop by a dagashi shop, be sure to give each of them a try!