Japan Heritage

Enjoy Yamadera


Address4437 Oaza Yamadera, Yamagata City. 999-3301
Opening hours8:00~17:00
ClosedNo regular holidays
Parking availability8 parking spaces
Accepted credit cardsVISA・Master・JTB

Facility introduction

Nickname Jun

This long-established traditional Japanese sweets shop is an official supplier to Yama-dera Risshaku-ji temple. Their famous handmade morokoshi sweets comprise a mixture of azuki bean powder and sugar, which is then shaped using wooden molds. The shop’s manju, kintsuba, and kurumi-yubeshi are also popular traditional sweets. The shop also sells cold arrowroot ice cream made from arrowroot powder, so be sure to try some after your visit to Yama-dera Temple.

Recommended nearby spots

Yamagata’s Okama Crater Lake in Zao
The lake’s emerald green water creates a truly mystical atmosphere that soothes the heart.

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