Candied Sweet Potatoes (Daigaku Imo)
If you love biting into candy apples at Halloween, you may be tempted by our crunchy and sweet daigaku imo. This traditional Japanese sweet is made from candied sweet potatoes in a flavourful blend of sesame oil, soy sauce, vinegar and sugar.
Traditionally enjoyed by students in autumn, these easy to make and tasty sweet potato chunks can make a great savoury snack to share or enjoy while lying on the sofa.
How to prepare
First wash your sweet potato with clean water and cut it into chunks.
Add the sweet potato chunks and let them cook for about 2 minutes on each side.