Midoriya

One of Otsuki’s famous local delicacies is Sasago-mochi, a variety of leaf-based mochi rice cake with sweet bean jam. The origin of Sasago-mochi is the Chikara-mochi ("It is a strength-giving rice cake.") once sold at Sasago Pass, one of the toughest climbs along the Koshu-Kaido highway.

AREA
Otsuki
FEES
¥500–¥1,000
CREDIT CARD
Cash only
PHONE NUMBER
0554-25-2121
ADDRESS
1332 Kuronoda, Sasagomachi, Otsuki City, Yamanashi Prefecture
ACCESS
Located a roughly 2-minute walk from JR Sasago Station
BUSINESS HOURS·DAYS CLOSED
7:00–19:00 (while supplies last)
REGULAR HOLIDAY
Always open
ENGLISH SUPPORT
not available
RELATED SITE URL
https://www.yamanashi-kankou.jp/kankou/specialty/sasagomochi.html