Speaking of winter sweets in Japan is strawberry! Japanese strawberries are sweet and large. Do you know that there is an original kind called "Kaorino" in Mie? Nagasawa Seeds and Nursery Facility in Shima offers strawberry picking between early December to early May. You can taste sweet "Kaorino" and high-grade strawberry called Red Pearl with the best balance of sourness and sweet at a spacious greenhouse. (*Red Pearl is available around January) They also sell the strawberries on the spot, so even after picking strawberries if you feel like it is not enough, you can buy some more. There is a large parking area and well-equipped washroom, so come and enjoy strawberry picking.