Kaori’s Easy Recipe: Learn How to Make a Pompompurin Parfait

08.July.2018 | FEATURES / FOOD

With just a small bit of ingenuity, turn everyday food into something cute using Kaori’s recipe series! With a few simple ideas, an ordinary recipe magically transforms into a cute dish.


In this recipe you’ll learn how to make a cute Pompompurin Parfait

It’s something you can make at home and is topped with a Pompompurin made out of sweet potato.

1. Ingredients

Store bought roll cake

Fruits of your choice (fresh or canned)

Fresh cream

Sweet potato powder



2. First things first, sorting out the sweet potato.

①Dissolve the sweet potato powder into the milk, add the butter ans mix

②Form Pompompurin’s face.

③The size will depend on the size of the parfait glass you are using.

④Mix in part cocoa to make the hat, and roll hands into little balls.

⑤Add a little bit of water to some egg yolk then brush onto the surface. Making sure not to brown your mix, cook at 140-150℃ for around 10 minutes.

⑥Leave to fully cool down then drawn on the face with a chocolate pen or melted cocoa.

3. Cut fruits of your choice into bite-size chunks. Add a touch of kawaii by cutting banana or kiwi into flower shapes.

4. Arrange the fruits neatly around the side of the glass and add alternating layers of any leftover fruit, roll cake and fresh cream.

5. Cap everything off with a slice of roll cake so that the sweet potato Pompompurin sits nicely on top.

Place him on top and you’re all done♡

Kaori invites you into her world of character-themed food dishes in her recipe series!


Please check out her Instagram where she has uploaded many pictures of her character dishes!


Kaori Kubota (@kaopan27)
I live in Hokkaido and I love to make character-shaped meals, desserts and breads.
I enjoy making character foods because I want to see my family smiling.
My character foods and character bento boxes are introduced on my Instagram page→@kaopan27