Ame – Japanese candy – is seemingly simplistic sugar candy that can be found in a variety of flavors, textures and shapes. It's also an important part of Japanese tradition and culture. Visit a Tokyo shrine where it's handed out to kids as a symbol of healthy growth, and check out some jaw-dropping, crafty production methods. Ame can also be used in savory dishes! Feast your eyes on new wave sukiyaki enhanced by cotton candy! (Reporter: Alexander W. Hunter)

Ame craft
Frog Ame craft
Kintaro Ame factory