Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Brown Sugar and Cream: Japan's Uha Cucu Black Milk Candies

Japanese milk candies are usually somewhat lost on my taste-buds. I see the appeal of the creaminess without so much sugar, but they are just a little too bland for much appeal. Uha brand Cucu Black Milk candies, though, are fantastic and really addictive. You have the basic creamy milk hard candy swirled with a brown sugar swirl that tastes almost like molasses. There's a beautiful richness to the flavor that blends so well with the mild cream. They also come individually wrapped in packaging decorated with a sweet dog whose body is comprised of three cucu cubes. I hope I can find the other flavors of Cucu cubes.

Score (compared to other milk candies): 5
Score (overall): 4
Score (brown sugar / molasses anything): 5

1 comment:

  1. Think of all the bland candies we have received over the years from Mina's family! Interesting.

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