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Mango Mochi rice cakes are a light,mango flavored sweet Japanese dessert treat. With a soft, silky, and chewy texture, these delectable rice cakes will disappear before you know it. Our Mochi is similar to the Mochi used in frozen yogurt shops like PinkBerry, Red Mango, and Yogen Fruz.
In Japan, where mochi originates, the rice cakes are traditionally prepared during a ceremony called mochi-tsuki. To make the mochi, glutinous rice, a sweeter and stickier variety, is first soaked overnight and then cooked. The use of glutinous rice is an important element that gives mochi its trademark sticky texture and sweetness. After the rice is cooked, an old-fashioned wooden mallet and stone mortar are used to pound out the rice into a smooth, wet dough. Finally, the dough is shaped into round balls and dusted with cornstarch.
Mochi is commonly eaten by itself, with sweet condiments, or as a topping for ice cream, yogurt, desserts, and cereal. Daifuku (mochi stuffed with a sweet filling) is a traditional treat that’s popular in Japanese cultures today. Mochi is often served stuffed with sweet azuki bean paste, sweetened plum, or ground up peanuts. Two modern spins on traditional daifuku, mochi frozen yogurt and mochi ice cream have become increasingly popular in recent years.
Give this unique treat a try and you won’t be disappointed! The soft chewiness coupled with the silky sweetness makes mochi a satisfying treat. It’s not surprising that this sweet rice cake is quickly gaining popularity around the country!
We recommend that you keep mochi refrigerated to preserve its freshness.
Historical ReferenceThis sweet rice cake is often eaten during Japanese New Year festivities. The Japanese believe that mochi symbolized the spirit of rice and that, by eating mochi, they will acquire the strength of the rice divinities.
2. Japanese culture also recommends mochi for those who easily get sick because mochi is thought to bring extra strength and stamina to the body through the rice divinities.
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Teri Miller, Starkville, Ms November 6, 2013
“I'm one happy camper! I am loving all my new stuff from you guys - I received my order yesterday as promised! But I'm afraid you will think I was raised by wolves. I raved about the mango mochi, but neglected to thank you for the gift of a lunch bag! Don't know what I ever did to deserve all this goodness! Thank you for everything :-)”
Mary, Amarillo, Texas August 15, 2013
“Everything arrived safe and sound, and is totally YUMMY!!!!!!!!!!!! I have to say, I way way enjoyed the "Nutty" email communication from the NUTS family as well, what an awesome company!”
Yvonne, OH, WA May 1, 2013
“I found your site while searching for unsalted roasted edamame. Wow, there's so much more than nuts! That very same day I also ordered Spirulina and Maca powders, energy squares and mango mochi and got an extra treat of plain mochi. I went straight for the sweets and they are sweet! I love them. The energy squares are great. I have yet to try the others but tomorrow is another day. I made another order the same day my first order arrived. I love the packaging. Looks like the folks at Nuts.com love what they do and have fun doing it. Thank you so much !”
Dan, Aurora, CO March 20, 2013
“This was the first time I had ordered from Nuts.com. Their website was very easy to use. The order was shipped and delivered on time. The mochi I ordered was perfect. I will order from them again. Great Job 5 *****”
Karen, castine, me March 6, 2013
“not only is the mochi delicious but the service/delivery is extraordinary ! love the sample veggie snacks. ”
Kathleen, Tyler, TX December 28, 2012
“Our daughter and SIL in CO got their Christmas package right on time, even though we ordered pretty late. They are enjoying all the very tasty and unusual items in it.
Thank you so much!”
Debra, Alexandria, Virginia December 12, 2012
“Possibly the best on-line order experience I have ever had from purchase to delivery! Thank you for making it fun and personal plus incredibly responsive...all with incredible products! Keep up the good work!
karen, castine, me November 19, 2013
“Amazingly fast service and I love the little samples included. Nuts.com is the only place I can find mochi and I love it!”
Serving Size 30g (~1.1 oz.)
(Approx. 15.2 Servings/Pound)
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Glutinous rice powder, wheat flour, refined salt, glycerin ester of fatty acid, sg-esters, sugar, starch syrup, d sorbitol solution, corn starch, mango flavor, yellow#5, yellow#6
Packaged in the same facility as peanuts, tree nuts, wheat, soy, and milk products.
Store under refrigeration for up to 6 months.
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