Nagano Prefecture has a long history of turning to insects as a source of food. Even today, you can still find places cooking up a a wide assortment of bugs in all sorts of ways. If you want to experience a taste of the region's creepy-crawly culinary traditions at home, this can of Nagano Hachinoko Candied Bee Larvae is the right choice for you. Soy sauce and sugar have been used to sweeten these bugs up, and make the crisp texture taste all the better. The Nagano Candied Bee Larva is high in nutritional value, so don't be shy to dig in. Nostalgia fans will also love the retro "Showa"-style packaging on the can.
The Nagano Hachinoko Candied Bee Larvae features:
- Made from the larva of a Japanese variety of wasp/bee
- 65g (2.3 oz)
- Expiration date: 3 years
- Ingredients: bee larvae, sugar, soy sauce
- Made in Japan