bibbaR Osaka’s Colourful New Shaved Ice is Inspired by a Picture Book

22.July.2020 | FOOD

bibbaR, a cafe in Osaka, is currently celebrating the launch of children’s author Tomonori Taniguchi’s new picture book Kamereon no Kakigooriya (The Chameleon’s Shaved Ice Shop) with a special line-up of shaved ice recipes inspired by the book which are currently being served until August 31, 2020.

 

The colourful and fruity collection is the number one way to cool down this summer in Japan.

The shaved ice line-up is based on the colourful chameleon’s shaved ice that he sells at his shop. It’s a full realisation of the character’s shaved ice creation come to life which can be topped with various sauces and fruits.

Rainbow Shaved Ice (5 Sauces): ¥1,500 (Before Tax)

Ordering this gets you all five of the sauces: soda, honey & lemon, strawberry, kyoho grape, and melon. Create your own rainbow of flavours.

Sun – Honey & Lemon Sauce With Mixed Juice Foam: ¥1,200 (Before Tax)

Sea Breeze – Soda & Salted Vanilla Cream and Foam: ¥1,100 (Before Tax)

The “Sun” shaved ice is a combination of everybody’s favourite honey and lemon as well as mixed juice, while the “Sea Breeze” mixes salt with vanilla and soda.

Sunset – Apple Sauce & Strawberry Foam: ¥1,300 (Before Tax)

 

Dawn – Fresh Kyoho Grape Sauce & Blueberry Sauce: ¥1,500 (Before Tax)

Forest – Fresh Melon Sauce & Lime Mint: ¥1,500 (Before Tax)

Order the red “Evening” for a refreshing and sour mix of apple and strawberry, the “Dawn” which is topped with lots of grape sauce, or “Forest” for a summertime blend of ripe melon, lime, and mint.

 

Beat the summer heat this season with one of Chameleon’s shaved ice recipes.

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