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Wailea Village Mochi Pounding | Big Island Real Estate

In 1885, the first large wave of Japanese immigrants came to Hawaii to work the sugarcane and pineapple fields.  With them they brought many Japanese traditions including mochi pounding. Today it’s difficult to find a mochitsuki or mocha pounding ceremony … Continue reading

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