Check out our new and Easy Sweet Mochi Recipe! The recipe below will bring you step by step into preparing your very own Mochi dough! I used to eat this in California. Turned on to Mochi by my Japanese friends.
How to Make Mochi. Mochi is a type of Japanese rice cake. Very chewy and sweet, it takes some effort to make, but it is worth the effort and indeed, making mochi is both an art form and a tradition. It is often referred to as "o-mochi",.