[Yaokin] Umaibo / “[やおきん] うまい棒”

“Umaibo” is one of the most famous snack in Japan.
It’s really popular for Japanese elementary school children!! It’s cheap and nice.
Representative snack in Japan!!


You can buy this everywhere in Japan. The size is just 16cm height.
There are kinds of flavors and their package is different each.
And on the package, there is a character of Umaibo, “Umaemon”!!
According to official website normally 17 types.
IMGP5988This time, we try 5 kinds.
It is packed one by one. Colorful and beautiful.

Let’s see backside.
There are small information.
IMGP5994Let’s open it!!


Inside of the package, there is a snack.
IMGP5989Each flavor has each color.
Size is about 15 cm. I think it was longer in my child…
IMGP5991In the middle of the snack, there is a hole.
IMGP5992As for taste, it is made corn based snack and many flavor.
IMGP5993So many varieties of flavors. Salad, Yakitori, Corn soup… and so on.
I think Natto taste is the most strange one for foreigners!!
It taste some artificial flavor.


-Nutrition facts (per 1 small package (6g)) *Cheese flavor

Total fat:2.2g

-Allergy ingredients

Shrimp Crab Buckwheat Wheat Egg Milk Peanuts

*In the same factory, the food contains Shrimp and egg are produced.

4.Snack information

Name: Umaibo ”うまい棒”
Maker: Yaokin
Net: 1 pakages * 6g
Price: about 10 JPY
Where you can buy: Grocery store, Convenience store etc.

[as of Sep 2015]


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