The gelato shop “Premarché Gelateria” which uses natural ingredients will open for Nijojo for a limited time offer!

09.July.2017 | FOOD

Prema, a natural food distribution brand in Kyoto opened this “gelateria” which offers gelato made with natural ingredients at Kyoto’s oldest local shopping area called Sanjokai Shotengai from the 1st of April, 2017. The gelateria is now running a business at Motorikyu Nijojo’s Socho Kaijo (7:00 to 10:00), the famous world heritage site in Kyoto starting from the 1st of July until the 31st of August for a limited time offer.


The head of Prema, Nobuo Nakagawa headed to Italy and learned how to produce gelato. He has been producing many flavors that do not use dairy products and animal ingredients. The gelato store was opened at Kyoto’s Sanjokai Local Shopping Area from the 1st of April, 2017 and they have been offering 40 kinds of gelatos and half of them do not use any animal ingredients.

Under the concept of “Beyond food barrier!,” the store gained huge popularity within three month. Since they offer flavors that do not use milk or allergic ingredients, the store is now popular among vegan-interested Europeans and North Americans who obtain information via SNS such as TripAdviser and Facebook.


There are two kinds of vegan flavors, “Kiseki no Kome 100% Gelato Kome no Umami Milk”and “Kiseki no Kome 100% Gelato Kome no Roast Caramel” which uses fermented rice and the flavor draws out the taste of the ingredients fully. It can be said that the gelato is a “perfect gelato” because it does not use sugar, animal ingredients, gluten, soy, nuts, stabilizers and emulsifiers!


In addition, the“The Ninja Shojin Ninjasyoku”flavor is made of black beans, seeds and cereal which ninjas used to eat in order to maintain their athletic abilities. These ingredients are also known to be effective to boost stamina and instantaneous force. This flavor is very popular with foreign tourists. The flavor is recommended for those of who are looking for vegan food in Kyoto.


At the “Nijojo’s Socho Kaijo,” the gelateria will open for a limited time offer, from 7:00 to 10:00. The gelato shop caters to both Japanese and foreign people it is a great food item for those who want to avoid the hotness and enjoy Nijo Castle.


Why not try this gelato which uses natural ingredients to its full.


Premarché Gelateria

Business hours: 12:00 to 18:00

Holiday: Wednesdays /Possibly public holidays

Address: 〒604-8331

308, Gokusho, Inokuma Nishiiri, Sanjodori, Chukyoku, Kyoto

Premavillege Kyoto Sanjo

Premarché Organics Inokuma Yard / parallel establishment

Premarché Gelateria HP


Premarché Gelateria temporary branch shop

Venue: Nijo Castle

Date: July 31st to August 31st

Time: Socho Kaijo (7:00 to 10:00)

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