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[Oanmaki (Fujitaya Main Branch)]

Chiryu City's subtly sweet specialty, created in pursuit of deliciousness

Anmaki, a confection made by rolling soft dough around bean paste, is a specialty of Chiryu City. The confection is said to have gained recognition all over Japan in the mid-Meiji period thanks to travelers going back and forth along the Tokaido trade route. Fujitaya, which has multiple branches in Aichi Prefecture, sells Oanmaki (big anmaki) featuring its special, subtly sweet bean paste. Its exquisite sweetness, accomplished through considering the perfect balance given its size, has earned it a long-lived reputation among the locals as something so delicious that you can never get tired of it. There are some unique variations, like anmaki containing cheese or custard cream, or "Tempura Anmaki". Comparing these with the classic Oanmaki is also recommended.
Posted photos Main Fujitaya's Oanmaki, featuring a subtle sweetness loved by everyone
Three photos Upper left The showcase at the main branch, displaying various kinds of Oanmaki, upper right One of the secrets to its deliciousness is Fujitaya's policy to only ship out products that have been cooked that same day, lower In order to keep the taste fresh, they are delivered in wooden boxes
 
Address Kobayashi 24-1, Yama-machi, Chiryu City, Aichi
Phone +81-566-81-1284 (Japanese only)
Opening hours 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Holidays Unscheduled holidays
Price Oanmaki (bean paste) 170 yen
Oankaki (white bean paste) 170 yen
Cheese Anmaki 200 yen
Custard Anmaki 200 yen
Tempura Anmaki 210 yen
Access Take the JR Tokaido Main Line from "Mikawa-Anjo Station" of JR Tokaido Shinkansen for approx. 7 minutes, alight at "Kariya Station". Take the Meitetsu Mikawa Line for approx. 6 minutes, alight at "Chiryu Station", and walk for approx. 15 minutes.
URL http://www.anmaki.jp/
 

Other stores where Fujitaya Oanmaki are sold

Kintetsu Nagoya Station Store, Toyohashi Station Store, etc.

updated on Sep 30, 2018

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