Amezaiku are Japanese traditional sugar sculpture. They are entirely made of sugar and sugar derivates. Completely edible, these wonderful candies are like real pieces of art.
A Japanese Amezaiku craftsmen making a sugar sculpture They are heated at 80 degrees and shapened through a very accurate process (everything is handmade). It seemes that they came initially from Kyoto, the ancient capital of Japan, but today only a few people can use this particular technique.