haru yori mo wazuka omotaki kasuteira
than the spring…
a castella cake
from“ku+1”, edited by Leona Takayama, Koji Yamada and Shinji Ueda, Kupurasu no Kai, Gunma, March, 2014
Fay’s Note: Fay’s Note: Kogarashi Hatta (1925-2012)
‘kasutera’ is a Japanese style sponge cake. It was imitation of a sponge cake of Castella region introduced to Japanese in the 16th century.