Homemade red bean Paste 8oz dried red beans Water as needed for boiling (around 3 cups) 2 cups of sugar 2 tablespoon butter or lard Good to add a pinch of salt and someone said also that 1 cup sugar enough for them.
Anko (sweet red bean paste)
Anko (sweet red bean paste) is the crucial ingredient for Japanese traditional confectioneries. It is a paste made with Azuki (red beans) and sugar. It is used in a lot of different forms of dessert in Japan. It could be used as is in cakes like Dorayaki (Anko sandwiched between …
宇治金時 UJI-KINTOKI, one of Japanese trad. shaved ice dessert flavored with 宇治茶 UJI CHA (a trade name of the prized green tea cultivated in Uji region, Kyōto, Japan), topped with 金時 KINTOKI (a kind of 餡子 ANKO, a red kidney bean jam), and often with condensed milk. ★宇治は京都の宇治地方で栽培された一級品茶葉の商標です。