Kagami-mochi 鏡餅: Kagami-mochi are sets of two round, flat rice cakes and are placed in the tokonoma, a sacred alcove for New Year and offered at hammer, cooked and served with stewed red beans and sugar later.
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Bunny shaped Pomelo flavored Bean Cake. From my favorite Japanese confectionery shop - Minamoto Kitchoan (www.kitchoan.com/) . I brought this as a treat for Chinese New Year to celebrate the year of Rabbit (2011), it was great! #bunny #confectionery #japanese