Colorful and popular sweets of Miyazaki
Zunda mochi is made with mochi coated with sweetened mashed edamame, which is popular mainly in the southern part of Tohoku district. It is said the origin of a ward “zunda” came from “zuda” which meant mashing beans. Zunda mochi is made by boiling edamame, peeling and mashing them, mixing with sugar then coating mochi with the edamame mixture.
Information provided by : Division of Promotion of Food Industry, Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery of Miyazaki Prefecture