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Easy Tasty Caramelized Kuropon Recipe

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Easy Tasty Caramelized Kuropon Recipe

黒ぽんキャラメリゼ Recipe Catchy's item, Japanese Super Food, Kuropon. Kuropon is made with Japanese certified brand black beans, "Chikuzen Kurodamaru" Black Beans. This black bean has more rich in nutrients compared with ordinary black beans. Kuropon has become a popular healthy snack in Japan because it is packed with natural sweetness without any chemicals.   Catchyで販売している日本のスーパーフード、黒ぽん。 黒ぽんは「筑前クロダマル」というブランド黒豆です。 一般的な大豆より栄養価が高く、素材そのものを活かした味が人気です。 Let's cook with Kuropon! You can enjoy Kuropon as is, but Kuropon can be used for both savory and sweet dishes in no time! Today, we will share with you our one of the favorite Kuropon recipe, Caramelized Kuropon! The recipe is very...

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Edamame is Soy beans? ~Kurodamaru Edamame~

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Edamame is Soy beans? ~Kurodamaru Edamame~

枝豆って大豆の事だと知ってましたか?〜クロダマルの枝豆〜   Catchy's new item, Japanese super food, Kuropon. Kuropon is made with Japanese certified brand black beans, "Chikuzen Kurodamaru," simply roasted with a grain puffing machine. Kuromame, (Black beans) has rich in nutrients with intense natural sweet flavor.  >> About Kuropon   Catchyで販売している日本のスーパーフード、黒ぽん! 黒ぽんは「筑前クロダマル」というブランド黒豆です。 黒豆とは、栄養豊富で甘みの強い黒い大豆のこと。   Did you know Edamame is actually soy beans? Many people don't know but Edamame is actually young soy beans.Edmame will become fully grown soy beans if the farmer did not harvest them early. Kurodamaru black beans are also a type of soy bean, which means they will be Edamame when they are young....

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Easy recipes with super food Kuropon

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Easy recipes with super food Kuropon

1. Eat as is: そのまま食べる Kuropon does not have any sugar, so you can enjoy the true sweetness of the beans. 砂糖も何も入ってないので、豆本来の甘みが引き立つ美味しさ! そのまま気軽に食べられます。   2. Sprinkle On Ice Cream: アイスにかける Just treat Kuropon as chopped nuts. You can chop or crush nuts and sprinkle on ice cream or yogurt!   好きな大きさに砕いて、ナッツのように アイスやヨーグルトにかけて食べても美味しい!   3. Add Kuropon Into Your Granola: グラノーラのトッピングとして   Add chopped or crushed Kuropon into your favorite granola. Crunchy Kuropon will be perfect for your breakfast.   カリカリした食感が美味しいので、グラノーラやシリアルにも合います。   4. For Baking:  お菓子づくりに You can use Kuropon as a substitution of nuts for Biscotti or cakes! ビスコッティやクッキーを作るとき、そのままナッツ代わりに混ぜても。  Also, microwaving...

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The Story of Ryosuke Hayashi

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The Story of Ryosuke Hayashi

林亮輔ストーリー Mr. Ryosuke’s Dreams in Foods and Farming 亮輔さんの「食」「農」への想い Photo: Mr. Ryosuke Hayashi at his Kurodamaru black bean field Ryosuke Hayashi, the farmer of Kurodamaru black soybean and the producer of Kuropon, the roasted Kurodamaru black soybean.Mr. Hayashi is an energetic farmer with great ability to take action for anything that he is interested in.This Italian lover farmer has been in the center of attention because of his interesting yet innovative ideas.It seems there are always people surrounding him, anxious but excited to see what he will do next.   「クロダマル」を栽培し、「黒ぽん」を作っている林亮輔さん。 いつも明るくポジティブ、面白い事はまずやってみる行動力が彼の魅力です。面白い事が起こりそうな彼の周りにはいつも人が集まってきます。「農家」を感じさせない独特の雰囲気がある、イタリア好きな日本人。   Mr. Hayashi is not any ordinary farmer.In...

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Japanese Super Food, Kuropon

Posted by Misuzu Ishii on

Japanese Super Food, Kuropon

黒ぽんができるまで Kuropon is made with Chikuzen Kurodamaru black beans. Some people may not be familiar with this type of black beans, but this highly unique and nutritious beans have secrets. Chikuzen Kurodamaru black bean is one of Japanese brand beans that is only allowed to produced in Chikuzen city Fukuoka, Japan. Black bean is a type of soybeans. On top of the health benefits and nutrients of soy beans, black beans have high contents of anthocyanin inside the black skin part, which promotes antioxidant activity. Compared with regular black beans, Chikuzen Kurodamaru black beans have higher nutrients and tastes even...

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