23 Asian Snacks That Defined My Childhood | Healthy Nibbles
I cannot make a list like this without starting with Pocky. Manufactured by Glico , Pocky are magical biscuit sticks covered in a thin layer of cream in varying flavors. Chocolate and Strawberry Pocky are my favorites. The genius behind Pocky is the way they are designed.
You won't find any chocolate cakes or strawberry cheesecakes in this list of desserts. Take a peek at these exotic treats that millions of people in East Asia enjoy every day — some you can even purchase at your local Asian supermarket or make at home yourself. No passport required! Global Eats Main Photos Articles. First introduced in China, it spread in popularity and even became a coveted treat for Korean royalties.
You know the aisle of which I speak. Of everyone in our family, each person has turned their nose at the various offerings of my favorite aisle at the Asian grocery. I, however, have never faltered in my devotion to ambling through this aisle with every trip to the store, regardless of whether I actually decide to pluck something off the shelf. Okay, these were the holy grail of any Chinese childhood.