Japan has a way with confection, no doubt. Try the bell-shaped, azuki bean-filled 'Suzu no Monaka', presented in a pretty woven basket and sold at this basement-floor food store at Shinjuku's Isetan. All their sweet recipes still follow the original ones from 70 years ago.
Isetan Shinjuku B1F, 3-14-1 Shinjuku, Shinjuku-ku
|Transport:||Shinjuku Station, east exit; Shinjuku-Sanchome Station (Marunouchi, Shinjuku, Fukutoshin lines), exit B4 or B5|