Helmet Cake on Sale at Sheraton Miyako Hotel Osaka for Children’s Day

13.April.2018 | FOOD

In Japan, May 5th is Children’s Day (Kodomo no Hi). During this time, it is custom to put up decorative armour and helmets around the house. In olden times, this was a practice held only by military families, but it was common amongst the masses in the Edo Period. This custom is still practiced even today.

 

The Sheraton Miyako Hotel Osaka’s café and gourmet shop Café Bell is now selling a helmet-shaped cake for Children’s Day.

 

シェラトン都ホテル大阪 こどもの日にちなんだ「兜」型ケーキ販売

Helmet Cake

This chocolate crunch cake is layered with more chocolate, vanilla and strawberry mousse and coated in even more chocolate. The helmet crest is sprinkled with reddish-brown gold dust. It has an image that yells ‘brave’ to it.

 

シェラトン都ホテル大阪 こどもの日にちなんだ「兜」型ケーキ販売2

シェラトン都ホテル大阪 こどもの日にちなんだ「兜」型ケーキ販売3
Children’s Day Plan

A traditional kaiseki multi-course dinner with free drinks has been prepared for families to celebrate Children’s Day. There’s also a children’s bento that contains chimaki – a rice cake wrapped in bamboo leaves – that’s said to ward off evil and contribute towards the healthy maturity of a child. Also, as a bonus to the plan, anniversary cakes will be given out!

 

Don’t miss out on this special menu at Sheraton Miyako Hotel Osaka.

 

■Information

Café Bell, Sheraton Miyako Hotel Osaka 2F

Address: 6-1-55 Uehonmachi, Tennōji-ku, Osaka

Available: May 3, 2018–May 6, 2018 (*Please reserve at least 1-day in advance)
Opening Hours: 8:00-20:00

Price: ¥3,500
TEL: 06-6773-5582
Webpage: https://www.miyakohotels.ne.jp/osaka/restaurant/list/cafebell/index.html

 

Japanese Food at Uemachi, Sheraton Miyako Hotel Osaka 3F

Address: 6-1-55 Uehonmachi, Tennōji-ku, Osaka

Available: April 22, 2018–May 31, 2018 (*Please reserved at least 3-days in advance)

Time: 7:00-10:00 / 11:30-14:30 / 17:00-21:30
Prices:
・Individual Course – 1 Person (Noon): From ¥13,500 / (Evening): From ¥16,500
・Half Course – 1 Person (Noon): From \9,000 / (Evening): From \13,500
・Children’s Bento – 1 Person: \4,000
TEL: 06-6773-1253
Webpage: https://www.miyakohotels.ne.jp/osaka/restaurant/list/uemachi/index.html

*Price includes kaiseki meal and drinks.
*Up to 4 people.
*2 hours max allocated.
*Discount coupons and vouchers not accepted for this plan.

 

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