McDonald’s Japan Offering Sakura Mochi Pie to Celebrate Springtime

23.March.2022 | FOOD

McDonald’s Japan will start selling the new Sakura Mochi Pie starting March 23, 2022 for a limited time only.

The new pie is inspired by sakura mochi, a traditional wagashi sweet popular during spring. 

Sakura mochi is typically made from mochi rice cakes filled with a sweet red bean paste and wrapped in a pickled cherry blossom leaf. The McDonald’s pie is filled with azuki red bean paste and a chewy, sakura-flavored mochi that features bits of pickled sakura leaves.

 

The packaging will also feature spring designs and each pie costs just ¥150. They will be available until mid-April. 

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