Baked Mochi “Umegae Mochi”

Umegae Mochi is a specialty Japanese confectionery on the path to Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine in Dazaifu City, Fukuoka Prefecture. It is made of red bean paste wrapped in a rice cake and baked on a special griddle.


Depends on each store. 
Most stores don’t have fixed holidays.

Business hours

Depends on each store.
Most stores are open from around 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.


130 yen (1 pc), 650 yen (5 pcs)
*As of December 2022

How to say in Japanese

Dazaifu Tenmangu (location): 太宰府天満宮 (だざいふてんまんぐう / dazaifu-tenmangū)
Umegae Mochi (item): 梅が枝餅 (うめがえもち / Umegae-mochi)


Dazaifu Tenmangu


1 Chome-14-28 SaifuDazaifu-shiFukuoka
818-0117 (Google Maps)


2 minutes walk from Dazaifu Station (Nishi-Tetsu)