Low calorie snack made from sweet potatoes! “Imoshoku sweet potato”
Allow us to introduce you a low calorie, sweet potato snack called, “Imoshoku sweet potato”！
“Imoshoku sweet potato” is made and sold by “Amanatto” (sugar-glazed sweets) maker, Tsukamoto Co., Ltd. It is a long-established store that has been carefully making “Amanatto” for about 80 years by passing down traditional techniques from one generation to the next.
There are not only classic Amanatto made from beans such as Uzura, Azuki and Ingen, but also Amanatto made from vegetables such as sweet potatoes, burdocks, and carrots, numbering our types of recipe at over 50.
The “Imoshoku sweet potato” uses sweet potatoes grown in Ibaraki Prefecture that have proper records of cultivation, without the use of sugar or any food additives. When compared to other products that use conventional sugar, our product has 30% less calories because it uses reduced malt syrup!
This product was developed in collaboration with Sagami Women’s University (Sagamihara City, Kanagawa Prefecture), whose students named the product and designed the “Imosho-kun” character.
Packaged in a 65g bag, the product is easily consumable and can be preserved at room temperature for 180 days!
This product can also be a light snack you can eat at busy times.