dessert

Cool Down From the Summer Heat With These Limited Calpis Treats and Drinks

As summer in Japan approaches, everyone’s looking to refresh themselves in any way possible. If you’re up for something cool and new, you might want to bring down the heat with Calpis (カルピス) and Afternoon Tea’s (アフタヌーンティー) cool summer collaboration! What is Calpis? Calpis is a largely popular Japanese milk-based beverage. It is one of…

Beat the Summer Heat with New Cupcakes and Shakes in Tokyo!

Lola’s Cupcakes is an extremely popular British cupcake brand, and they opened their first shop in Japan back in October 2015. This summer, Lola’s Cupcakes is attempting a new kind of summer dessert that you will definitely want to try out! Lola’s Cupcakes There are currently two Lola’s Cupcakes locations in Japan. The first store…

This Unique Cafe in Kyoto Offers Delicious Food That Looks Like Raw Minerals

Kyoto (京都) is, no doubt, a magnet for tourists who are seeking high-quality unique dishes. There are so many hidden gems in the city which makes it hard to decide and choose the best. One of its treasures is Usagi no Nedoko (ウサギノネドコ), a cutely named establishment whose mission is to communicate the beauty of…

Taste the New Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Flavor at Its Pop-Up Store in Nagoya This Summer!

From June 3 to July 2, 2017, there will be a pop-up Ben & Jerry’s (ベン&ジェリーズ) store in Nagoya (名古屋). The pop-up store is located on the first floor of Nagoya Station’s (名古屋駅) Takashimaya (タカシマヤ). There previously was a pop-up store in the same location back in November 2016, but after receiving many requests for…

Check Out This Pancake Cafe in Japan and its Limited-Edition Healthy Menu!

J.S. PANCAKE CAFE (J.S パンケーキカフェ) is a cafe produced by the fashion brand JOURNAL STANDARD (ジャーナルスタンダード). Starting June 1st 2017, J.S. PANCAKE CAFE is selling a “guilt-free menu” that features mountains of fruits and vegetables. The idea is to produce a new kind of pancake that you can eat without feeling guilty. There are two…

Try These 5 Refreshing Melon Treats Perfect for the Summer Season in Japan!

It has finally become the season of cantaloupes in Japan and there are several places that offer special limited cantaloupe-based menu items. Check out five of them below! 1. Shiseido Parlour Salon de Cafe (資生堂パーラー サロン・ド・カフェ) Shiseido Parlour Salon de Cafe in Ginza (銀座) has recently added cantaloupe desserts to their menu. The kind of…

Try French Toast and a Special Summer Menu at This Restaurant in Japan!

Do you like French toast? To some, it is either too sweet or too squishy from the maple syrup soaked into the bread and so they usually opt for pancakes or waffles instead. But did you know there are many kinds of French toast, some of which have had their recipes perfected over the years…

Try These Special ”Fragrance” Cakes in Osaka to Stimulate Your Senses!

There is a boutique located in Osaka (大阪) that sells the beautiful and delicious creations of patisserie owner Seiichiro Nishizono (西園誠一郎). All of the sweets here are focused on their fragrance, as many say that smell is the sense that embeds itself the deepest in the human memory. The sweets from Seiichiro,NISHIZONO are appealing to…

Craving Sweets? Check Out This American Dessert Buffet in Yokohama!

SOMERHOUSE (ソマーハウス) is a lounge located on the second floor of the Yokohama Bay Hotel Tokyu (横浜ベイホテル東急). You can have brunch, lunch, tea, and a few drinks at SOMERHOUSE depending on the time of day, and there are some stunning views of Yokohama Bay and the large Ferris wheel, all while relaxing on comfortable sofa…

Summer Is Coming! Try the Newest Seasonal Cheese Tart Flavors From PABLO!

Summer is fast approaching in Japan and with the rainy season now passing by, it’s only just a matter of days before we get to feel the real summer heat! Now, what’s a good thing to do when summer comes? Aside from hitting the beach and getting a tan, a nice slice of refreshing seasonal…