Until today, I have introduced you wide variety of snacks. But I’ve forgot to tell you a big genre. It’s “chewing soft candy”. Do you get what it is? I don’t think so. In Japan, it’s much easier to tell the name of the particular snack “Hi-chew”. This is also among standards in Japan. Before Morinaga started selling Hi-chew, they had been selling Chew-let since 1956. And at 1975, they remodeled it to Hi-chew.
And let’s see what’s inside. Candies wrapped in silver paper will tumble out. 12 pieces in a package. Though you can see 11 in the photo….
Then, let’s take the paper off. Today, this is Green apple flavor and the color is light green. Sorry, I confess this color doesn’t stimulate my appetite…
And this is show time! This is the essence of Hi-chew and why this snack is categorized as chewing-soft-candy. The texture is like caramel.
-Nutrition facts (per piece (4.6g))
*Made by the machine which make other product includes Milk.
Name: Hi-chew ”ハイチュウ”
Price： 91 JPY
Where you can buy: super market, convenience store etc.
[as of Nov 2015]
By the way, nowadays the paper of the Hi-chew is designed like this.
Hi-chew in love says “I wanna be not your like. be love”
What a f…