Kamakura Hangetsu 鎌倉半月 – 10 Pieces (Chestnut & Sweet Potato)


Contains 10 pieces of 栗きんとん kurikinton (candied chestnuts with sweet potato) filling

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未年半月 (びつじどしはんげつ)

In commemoration of 2015, the year of the sheep, Kamakura Goro has released a limited edition flavour – 栗きんとん kurikinton (literally ‘chestnut gold mash’). Kurikinton is made of candied chestnuts and mashed Japanese sweet potatoes mixed with the syrup from the candied chestnuts, and is an important part of New Year meals in Japan to symbolize the welcoming of good luck and prosperity.