Sweet times beside a scary Kyoto mound

Nov 2, 2013

Sweet times beside a scary Kyoto mound

by Alon Adika

“You have big hands, so make it a little larger,” Kataoka-san said, referring to the piece of sweet mochi (glutinous rice cake) I’d been shaping as dexterously as I could manage. After stretching it out a little more, I again showed it to her. ...