Hi, everyone! Ellie here from the MOSHI MOSHI BOX Harajuku Tourist Information Center.
The hot weather is still here – it’s the season where it feels great to be outside!
Today, we take a look at 5 different limited time offer foods on sale in Harajuku/Shibuya this May.
“Care Bear™ Cafe” – Harajuku Box Cafe & Space
The popular Care Bear™ characters are getting their first ever collaborative cafe which will open at Harajuku Box Cafe & Space on May 20. Expect to see a photogenic and themed menu as well as plenty of perfect places to snap photos. There’ll also be an opportunity to take a picture with Care Bear™ plush toys♡ Look forward to getting your paws on the cute limited edition merchandise too available only at this cafe.
“Strawberry White Parfait” – THE PARFAIT STAND
The newly opened takeout parfait shop THE PARFAIT STAND is selling drinkable strawberry white parfaits, ordinary strawberry white parfaits, and mini strawberry white parfaits until May 31. They offer innovative parfaits conceivable only by a shop that’s based in Harajuku, so be sure to try them yourself.
Full Details: https://www.moshimoshi-nippon.jp/105338
“Honey Ginger Pancakes w/ Black Tea Sauce” – RAINBOW PANCAKE
This dessert at Harajuku’s pancake shop RAINBOW PANCAKE uses ‘new ginger’ from Iwashita. Available until May 31, the pancake dough and sauce is infused with the Iwashita ginger and doushed in honey and milky cream. It marries perfectly with brown sugar coated nuts or whipped cream. On the side you get one whole piece of Iwashita new ginger and jelly.
“Summer Gummy Festival” – PAPABUBBLE
PAPABUBBLE is an artistic candy shop hailing from Barcelona, Spain. As part of their Summer Gummy Festival, they are release four new flavours and bringing back two old flavours of their popular Bubblets, a vegan-friendly candy made using pectin which comes from apples. Available until June 15, the new flavours include flat lemon, sudachi, muscat, and yubari lemon. The returning flavours were sold last year and include the popular pineapple and grapefruit editions. They’re cute, colourful and go perfect with tea.
“Wicked Yoghurt Pineapple” – Wicked Snow
Wicked Snow is a South Korean shaved ice cafe in Harajuku. There, they’re selling their limited edition ‘Wicked Yoghurt Pineapple’ flavour until June 30. Atop the powdered-snow-like yoghurt flavoured shaved ice are pieces of juicy pineapple and fresh cream. This fresh and fruity shaved ice is an irresistible choice for the hot summer♡ They are also selling their ‘Wicked Muscat’ made with plenty of seasonal fruits.
“Neko no Gohanya-san” – Collaborative Cafe
Located on the third floor of Cute Cube Harajuku along Harajuku’s iconic Takeshita Street is Kawaiiya where they are currently holding a photo exhibition and cafe in collaboration with Neko no Kaburi Mono, a capsule toy series that was first released in September 2015. When thinking of a dish with ‘cat’ as the keyword, there’s nothing more perfect than neko manma, which translates to ‘cat food’ but refers to a dish made up of leftovers. Look forward to their ‘Ultimate Neko Manma’ made with large servings of sliced dried bonito.
Full Details: https://www.moshimoshi-nippon.jp/99802
Did you enjoy this list? Everything on here is available for a limited time only, so if you’re in Japan, be sure to hurry!
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