Purple-Coloured Halloween Cat Bread Set Pouncing on Blue Jean Bakery in Osaka

25.October.2018 | FOOD / Uncategorized

For a limited time only, the Blue Jean cafe and bakery located in Hotel New Hankyu Osaka will sell its new ‘Iro Neko Halloween Set’ for 7 days from October 25.

 

Blue Jean has taken its popular cat bread, mixed it with more ingredients to make it even more delicious and made it purple. The set itself comes with the bread and some Halloween merch and goodies.

Iro Neko Halloween Set

The bread is grape flavoured and is mixed with dried cranberries and raisins. It comes decorated with bat and witch hat shaped sablé shortbread cookies. The set also includes pumpkin flavoured cat paw and financier baked desserts. It also comes with a cute blanket which will be very useful for the coming cold season.

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    The “Iro Neko Shoku Pan” is a cute bread loaf that comes in the shape of a cat. It costs ¥350 for one bag of 5 slices. The bread is crunchy on the outside and soft on the inside. The product is so popular that people line up early outside the shop nearly 30 minutes before it opens to get their paws on one.

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    A new friend has joined the clowder. Now you can get the well-cooked brown bread version which if you toast smells absolutely divine. You should definitely try packing in as many ingredients as you can for the ultimate sandwich feast.

     

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    ■Information

    Iro Neko Shoku Pan (Brown)

    1 Bag (5 slices) – ¥350

    Store: Bakery & Café “Blue Jean”, Hotel B1F

    Open: 8:00-22:00

    Enquiries: 06-6372-5101 (line direct to hotel)

     

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    ■Information

    Arashiyama Miffy Sakura Kitchen
    Address: 20 Sagatenryuji Tsukurimichicho, Ukyo Ward, Kyoto, Kyoto Prefecture

    Grand Opening: October 3, 2018

     

    Opening Hours
    Miffy Kitchen: 10:00am-6:00pm
    Miffy Bakery: 10:00am-6:00pm

     

    Contact
    Miffy Kitchen: 075-863-2022
    Miffy Bakery: 075-496-4244

     

    Miffy Sakura Kitchen Offiみっふぃー桜きっちん公式サイト:http://www.miffy-sakurakitchen.jp

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    Which crunchy chocolate pie will you be warming yourself up with this winter?

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