Written by Misaka Youhei
Is Kakigori a taste of Yokohama?
Kakigori is a popular food in Japanese summer. The history of snow cone is very long as in Genji Monogatari written in Heian era; Hikaru Genji has treated to kakigori. But ice had been valuable for a long time in Japan. The common people got to have kakigori in Meiji era. The first kakigori store was opened at a drive of Yokohama in 1869.
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