Ryokan SHIBAYA in Kanazawa - Japanese Style Hostel

at home at Ryokan Shibaya (3 minutes walk from the JR Kanazawa Station)

rice-cake making

     7:20AM
     
4th December  shine  sunny but cold morning



          
The rice cake is made with a mortar"Usu" and a pestle"Kine".


     

  
Usually, the rice cake does a white color.
This is a rice cake containing the grass called "Yomogi".



In Japan, in ancient times, the rice cakes were considered to be gifts from the gods.
At the New Year, we eat traditional soup with rice cakes that is called "Zouni".
Let's come to Shibaya, and eat "Zouni" together!!




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