A sweet called Hocchare

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Nov 18, 2011 12:11
Hocchare is Hokkaido dialect about salmon which have spawned.

Hocchare means throw away.

Why spawned salmon was called Hocchare?
Because they are too tired to eat delicious.

How mean!

But Old Hokkaid people used to eat them for dried fish.

Now,We eat them as a sweet:P
The sweet is designed after the poor salmon called Hocchare.

The sweet was maked from flour and adzuki bean.

She has Anko inside the stomach to make up for eggs.

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