Kuri Kinton

栗きんとん (Japanese)

sweet potato, kuri kanroni, sugar, mirin

Kurikinton literary means “chestnut gold mash”, which symbolizes economic fortune and wealth. It’s important for New Year meal to bring good luck and prosperity. If you make this dish, please use Japanese Sweet Potatoes for its bright yellow color. Not only they are sweeter than regular sweet potatoes, yellow is also an auspicious color for the new year.


Created Jan. 28, 2017 by: eemia21

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