Category Archives: Pastry

PABLO mini, Osaka

Passed by the Pablo Cafe at Dotonbori around noon but decided that we probably can’t finish the 15cm diameter whole cheesecake during our stay in Japan (in fact we are flying off the next day and we wanted to try … Continue reading

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Snacks & Food from Tokyo

After 2-weeks in Hokkaido, I’ve accumulated quite a haul of snacks from the Northernmost Island of Japan. As Tokyo was my last stop of the trip, there was limited luggage space left to carry back the bulky snacks. Nonetheless nobody … Continue reading

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Shirohige’s Cream Puff Factory & Tolo Cafe, Tokyo

Made our way to Shimokitazawa, a hipster neighbourhood just a few stops from Shibuya, just for pastries – Shirohige’s Cream Puff Factory. We have been to the area before during our previous visit to Tokyo before, back then it was just … Continue reading

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Shiroi Koibito Chocolate Lounge, Sapporo

We included a visit to Shiroi Koibito Park (Ishiya Chocolate Factory) in our itinerary as this seems to be a popular attraction in Sapporo. Ask any visitors who had been to Sapporo there is a high chance that they have … Continue reading

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Snacks & Food from Hokkaido (Otaru)

Other than the widely-known landmark of Otaru canal, the other key attraction of this small harbour town is the high concentration of popular confectioneries along the shopping street (known as Sakaimachi Street). As expected, the small town is packed with … Continue reading

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Kinotoya Bake, Sapporo

For any discerning foodie who had done their research on “food you must eat in Sapporo“, they would soon realised that “sweets” formed a significant portion on the list. Take a walk along the many shopping arcades or food halls … Continue reading

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Milk Kobo ニセコミルク工房, Niseko

Whenever people heard I visited Niseko, those who had been to Hokkaido would likely ask if I’ve tried “Milk Kobo“?  This brand seems to be represent Niseko instead of their star agriculture product – potatoes. Unfortunately my answer was “No” when … Continue reading

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