Lightly salty shirasu-boshi (2 serving-sized packs)


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Serving-sized packs of domestically produced shirasu-boshi (dried young sardines).

Once defrosted, can be eaten as-is!

40g total (2 packs, 20g each).

Keep frozen.

Sold by Sugarlady, leading purveyor of natural and additive-free foods in Japan

About the product

Shirasu-boshi are dried young sardines. Though a package of shirasu-boshi may look strange if you have never seen one before, these little fish are quite delicious and are very popular in Japan as a snack food or a topping.

These shirasu-boshi have 3% less salt as well as all their natural umami flavor. They come in 20g 1-serving packs, making them very easy to use.

Sugarlady’s seafood is caught in season and processed right away, ensuring that you always receive the highest possible freshness and flavor. In addition, because the fish comes frozen, it is easy to have plenty of foods like shirasu-boshi (which can be difficult to find in some countries) on hand at any time without worrying about it spoiling or growing stale. Sugarlady’s seafood and other frozen products allow you to eat meals and snacks containing all sorts of real, nutritious ingredients whenever you desire, even on the busiest of days!

How to prepare

How to defrost: Simply defrost this product in the refrigerator.How to eat: Once defrosted, the shirasu-boshi can be eaten as-is as a finger-food snack. They are also frequently used as a topping for rice, often with some soy sauce or other seasonings.Note: The young sardines in this product are collected using a method which mixes them together with shrimp and crabs.

Ingredients & Nutrition

This product contains young sardines (Aichi Prefecture), table salt..

Volume: 40g (20g x 2)
Calories: 1 pack (20g) 23kcal
Protein: 5g
Fat: 0g
Carbohydrates: 0g
Sodium: 220mg
Salt Equivalent: 0.56g


This product is not suitable for anyone with allergies to contamination.

Other Information

The recommended shelf life for this product is 12 months.

Origin of ingredients

Origin of ingredients: sardines (domestic). Prepared and packaged in Japan.

Specialty: Additive Free, Gluten-free, Non-GMO

Additional information


Additive Free, Gluten-free, Non-GMO

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Lightly salty shirasu-boshi (2 serving-sized packs)