One of my oldest sons favorite treats (can you say cheap bribe?) is Marshmallows. In all their white fluffy goodness.
Here are some sites and the English definition.
A cartoon with the word マシユマロ in it.
The history and an industrialized recipe for
A commercial brand available in the US and abroad.
|marsh·mal·low (märshml, -ml)|
a. A light, spongy, very sweet confection made of corn syrup, gelatin, sugar, and starch and dusted with powdered sugar.
b. A confection of sweetened paste, formerly made from the root of the marshmallow plant.
Japanese: マシユマロ mashumaro