This is a list of Japanese snacks (お菓子, okashi) and finger foods. It includes both brand name and generic snacks.
Anko, or sweet bean paste
Anko is a kind of sweet bean paste.
Anko is mainly eaten during the afternoon green tea time in Japan. School students eat it after school, at home.
Beans with salt are mainly taken with beer in the evening.
- Amezaiku - Japanese candy craft artistry
- Ramune candy - compressed tablet candy
- Black Black
- Kiss Mint and Watering Kissmint
- Plus X
- Pure White
- whatta – chewing gum by Meiji Confectionery
- Matcha chocolate - chocolate containing matcha
Ice cream & shaved ice
- Bōkun Habanero
- Jagarico, manufactured by Calbee.
- Kara Mucho and Suppa Mucho
- Kataage Potato
- Pote Long
, manufactured by Morinaga & Company.
- Wasabeefwasabi & beef flavoured potato chips
- Ototo - potato snack in shape of seafood.
In Sengoku period
and Edo period
, Onigiris were often wrapped in bamboo skin when they were carried.Bamboo skin has an antibacterial effect and keeps rice balls longer.
Modern onigiris wrapped in a small, transparent plastic bag
Rice based snacks are known as beika (米菓).
Mixed and other