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Kanten (Japan agar) is a food invented in Japan. Boil the seaweed and freeze it, then dry it to make it. Its manufacturing method was invented in the Edo period.
The world of Japanese sweets (wagashi) is enjoyable and sweet not only to kids but also to adults.
Needless to say, everyone loves the western style confectionery. Many Japanese (especially young people) do not eat Japanese confectionery compared to the past. But since Wagashi are healthier than the western style confectionery, when you want to eat sweet things while on a diet, it is told Wagashi are better!
You can say that dietary culture represents what the culture or the people are like. In this 21th century, we are exchanging many foods with each other but some of them are particularly loved by a certain people. So, how about the Japanese people? Of course, the food preference varies from person to person, but there is some trend.