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Bontan Ame Citrus Candy

Bontan Ame Citrus Candy

Box: 1.75" x 3.75" x .75"
Starch Syrup, Sugar, Rice, Onsyu Orange Juice, Bontan Juice, Annato Pigment & Soy Bean Based Emulsifier
JAPAN

Bontan,
the largest of citrus fruits,
was made into a chewy, citrus delight
called
Bontan Ame in 1926 in Kagoshima
and it has not changed since
.
Kagoshima prefecture is famous for Bontan
so it makes sense Bontan Ame comes from Kagoshima
.
This delicious morsel
is wrapped in rice paper
,
edible paper you are never sure
if you can eat or not
-
for me, the picture on the cover
makes me think
of all of those beautiful,
picture-perfect fruits in the groceries in Japan.
How can you cut those things?
As an American
I can not,
but I am sure
the Japanese have found a way to cut the fruit and do it justice.