I like chocolates, cookies, pies e.t.c. So, I have taken up this topic, “Japanese sweets as souvenir”!
I think Japanese sweets are very delicious even for European people.
Judging from my experience in Europe, I am sure about it. It may depend on the price of products whether they buy them or not. I saw Mikado, the European brand name of Pocky at a Sainsbury in Britain. It was very expensive then. British people would not try it for that price.
But if you take a bite of Japanese sweets, you would be aware of their fine texture and delicate flavors of the Japanse sweet.
I might exaggerate a bit. If you happen to drop in a drug store or a convenience store, please buy some Japanese sweets or snacks. I recommend to try it. Most of