sweets

Broccoli and chocolate? We try vegetables in chocolate fondue to test Japanese company’s claims

Cheese fondue we’d understand, but chocolate is a bit out there.

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Gudetama and friends celebrate Easter in limited-edition donuts from healthy shop Floresta

Everyone’s favorite depressed egg is ready to spruce up your Easter breakfast!

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Japanese sweets artist makes incredible Pokémon cake for son’s birthday

Rowlet becomes Grass and Fire type with the addition of birthday candles.

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We try Mister Donut’s new collab with Kyoto matcha sweets specialist Gion Tsujiri 【Taste Test】

Are the new matcha and hojicha donuts as good as they sound?

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‘Butter mochi’ flavoured chocolate may be the best kind of Tirol we’ve ever tasted

We can’t believe it’s not butter, and that it’s actually chocolate-y goodness!

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McDonald’s pink pie vs. KFC pink pie: Which one does it better?

Two very different takes on springtime in Japan.

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Iron flavoured traditional Japanese candy is a thing, and you bet we tried it

Unique sugar candy’s iron flavouring tastes like blood.

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Mister Donut teams up with Gion Tsujiri again, this time with Uji Matcha and Uji Hojicha flavors

The famous Kyoto confectionary shop and popular donut chain bring us houjicha-flavored collabs for the first time ever

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Hot sandwich maker becomes hot dessert maker with super-easy choco banana pie recipe【SoraKitchen】

Here’s another easy, tasty snack to add to our camp food repertoire!

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The Spring 2022 Starbucks Japan Frappuccino Chart is here to solve your drink dilemmas

Our reporter puts together a flavor/calorie map for the chain’s frozen dessert beverages in Japan.

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Starbucks Japan new Nyu Frappuccino: An old-school throwback that reminds us of Osaka【Taste test】

What’s old is Nyu.

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McDonald’s adds a hot sakura pie to its menu in Japan

New cherry blossom dessert takes its inspiration from a traditional Japanese springtime sweet.

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Are the new sold-out official Pokémon cookie kits worth the hype?

Piplup, Pikachu — we bake you!

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Miso powder on ice cream? Don’t knock it until you’ve tried it, we say!【Taste test】

Unusual combination turns out to be unusually delicious!

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Sakura and matcha combine forces in new desserts from Kyoto’s Itohkyuemon

No need to choose between Japan’s two best sweets flavors as tea merchant gives you both.

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Is Starbucks really the best place to go for sakura drinks in Japan?

Fans of Japanese coffee chain Doutor say: “Doubt it”. 

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Family Mart’s new Hotcake Soufflé Pudding proves Japanese convenience stores have the best sweets

New release serves up three delicious desserts in one cup.

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Behold! It’s a rare 7-Eleven “Grand Opening Commemorative Lucky Bag”

They say that to simply gaze upon one is lucky.

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Japanese KitKats get Japanese anime video from Kyoto Animation director【Video】

Nestle wants to turn fans’ sweet stories into future installments.

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Starbucks Japan’s final sakura Frappuccino for 2022 gives us a new cherry blossom flavour

Hanami flower-viewing never tasted so good.

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