9 Must-Try Sakura Seasonal Snacks

9 Must-Try Sakura Seasonal Snacks

Springtime in Japan is synonymous with the blooming of sakura, or cherry blossoms, which not only paint the landscape in breathtaking hues of pink and white but also inspire a delightful array of seasonal snacks. Join us on a flavourful journey through some of the most exquisite sakura-themed treats, perfect for celebrating the beauty of this enchanting season.

1. Fujiya Heart Chocolate Mix Berries Flavour 

First on our list is the Fujiya Heart Chocolate Mix Berries Flavour. These heart-shaped chocolates combine the rich taste of milk chocolate with a delightful mix of berry flavours. The blend of sweetness and tanginess from the berries makes each bite a burst of springtime joy. The cute heart shapes also make them a perfect gift for loved ones during the sakura season.

Fujiya Heart Chocolate Mix Berries Flavour 30g

 

2. Fujiya Milky Candy Amaou Strawberry Parfait Flavour 

Fujiya's Milky Candy Amaou Strawberry Parfait Flavour brings the taste of one of Japan's most celebrated strawberry varieties—Amaou—into a delicious candy form. These candies offer a creamy, parfait-like experience that perfectly balances the rich sweetness of Amaou strawberries with a smooth, milky texture. It's a delightful way to savour the essence of spring.

Fujiya Milky Candy Amaou Strawberry Parfait Flavour (67g)

 

3. Lotte Ghana Season Special Pink Chocolate Strawberry Flavour 

Lotte Ghana's Season Special Pink Chocolate is a treat that captures the essence of sakura season with its lovely pink hue and delectable strawberry flavour. The smooth, melt-in-your-mouth texture of the chocolate, combined with the fresh taste of strawberries, makes it an irresistible seasonal delight. This limited-edition chocolate is a must-try for any sakura-themed snack collection.

Lotte Ghana Season Special Pink Chocolate Strawberry Flavour 45g

 

4. Lotte Koume Plum Candy 

For those who enjoy a bit of tartness in their sweets, Lotte Koume Plum Candy is a fantastic choice. These candies are infused with the unique flavour of ume (Japanese plum), offering a perfect balance of sweet and sour. The floral undertones of the plum make these candies an excellent complement to the sakura theme, evoking the refreshing spirit of spring. With over 40 years of history, Koume-chan offers a nostalgic yet refreshing sweet-and-sour experience, perfect for the sakura season.

Lotte Koume Plum Candy 68g

 

5. Morinaga DARS Premium Seasonal Limited Brownie Flavour Chocolate (43.2g)

Morinaga's DARS Premium Seasonal Limited Brownie Flavour Chocolate is a luxurious treat that combines the rich, fudgy taste of brownies with the smoothness of premium chocolate. Each piece is crafted to perfection, offering an indulgent experience that is both satisfying and memorable. This seasonal flavour is perfect for those who crave something a bit more decadent during the sakura season.

Morinaga DARS Premium Seasonal Limited Brownie Flavour Chocolate (3.6g*12) 43.2g

 

6. Morinaga DARS Premium Seasonal Limited White Brownie Flavour Chocolate 

Another exquisite offering from Morinaga, the DARS Premium Seasonal Limited White Brownie Flavour Chocolate, provides a unique twist with its creamy white chocolate base. The subtle brownie flavour pairs wonderfully with the sweetness of the white chocolate, creating a delightful contrast that is sure to please any palate. This is an ideal treat for those who enjoy a lighter, yet equally indulgent, chocolate experience.

Morinaga DARS Premium Seasonal Limited White Brownie Flavour Chocolate (3.6g*12) 43.2g

 

7. Uha Mikakuto Cororo Gummy Amaou Ichigo Strawberry Flavour 

Uha Mikakuto Cororo Gummies in Amaou Ichigo Strawberry Flavour are a fun and fruity snack that encapsulates the juicy sweetness of Amaou strawberries. These gummies have a unique texture that mimics the feel of biting into a real strawberry, making them a playful and delicious way to enjoy the season's best flavours. Crafted with the essence of "red, round, large, delicious," these candies offer an authentic taste experience with every bite.

Uha Mikakuto Cororo Gummy Amaou Ichigo Strawberry Flavour 40g

 

8. Uha Mikakuto Tokuno 8.2 High Con Strawberry Milk Candy 

For a rich and creamy treat, Uha Mikakuto Tokuno 8.2 High Con Strawberry Milk Candy is an excellent choice. These candies boast a high milk content, resulting in a luxuriously smooth texture that enhances the sweet strawberry flavour. Made with pureed strawberries from Kumamoto and fresh cream from Hokkaido, these candies provide a harmonious blend of dairy richness and fruity sweetness, perfect for springtime indulgence.

Uha Mikakuto Tokuno 8.2 High Con Strawberry Milk Candy 75g

 

9. Yashu Takamura Animal Shaped Candy Sakura Flavour 

Last but not least, Yashu Takamura's Animal Shaped Candy in Sakura Flavour brings a playful twist to the sakura-themed snack lineup. These charming, animal-shaped candies offer a delightful sakura flavour, with a subtle floral sweetness that is both refreshing and nostalgic. Made with domestically sourced sakura leaves and high-quality ingredients, these candies are perfect for sharing with friends and family, making every bite a celebration of the cherry blossom season.

Yashu Takamura Animal Shaped Candy Sakura Flavour 65g

 

 

Embracing sakura-themed snacks is a delightful way to celebrate the beauty and flavours of spring. Whether you prefer the rich decadence of chocolate, the fruity freshness of strawberries, or the floral notes of sakura, there's a perfect treat waiting for you. Enjoy these seasonal delights and let the flavours of springtime in Japan transport you to a world of cherry blossoms and sweet indulgence.