The perfect souvenir from Nikkou! Pudding specialist shop Nikkoupurintei makes puddings with local ingredients!

24.July.2017 | FOOD / SPOT

On Friday 21st July 2017, pudding specialist shop Nikkoupurintei opened near Nikkou Toushou-gu’s sacred “Shinkyo” bridge. This shop uses ingredients sourced from Nikko.

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Lush with nature and rich with historical cultural heritage, Nikkou is blessed with numerous tourist attractions. Now, the pudding specialist Nikkoupurintei has opened near Nikkou Toushou-gu, Shinkyo.

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The interior was once an old Japanese-style house. It has now been renovated, overflowing with a Taisho Roman theme. This cute, retro shop uses ingredients sourced from Nikko to make homemade puddings, original pudding soft cream, strawberry smoothies and much more. The shop also sells sweet treats made from strawberries sourced from Tochigi prefecture.

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Nikkoupurintei uses milk from Nikkou Kirifuri Kogen Ozasa Bokujo and eggs sourced from Nikko to make melt-in-the-mouth pudding. The milk used comes from Brown Swiss cows, which is still rare in Japan. The rich and strong taste of this milk has a hint of sweetness, which is what makes the pudding taste so special.

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With Nikkou Pudding as a base, the shop also sells a Japanese-style traditional dessert called “Mitarashi Pudding”, served up with a special sauce that was made using fresh spring water from Nikkou. Other desserts include the “Otome Pudding”, which is a strawberry jelly pudding made from tochiotome strawberries and strawberries sourced from Tochigi prefecture.

The shop also includes a café space, so check out this place as a tourist spot too!

■Information

Nikkoupurintei
Address : 1017 Banchi, Kamihatsuishimachi, Nikkou, Tochigi prefecture

Opening hours: 10:00 〜 16:00
TEL   : (0288)25-6186
URL   : http://nikko-pudding.jp/

Product name:Nikkou Pudding (Using milk sourced from Nikkou & eggs)
Price  :¥380

Product name:Otome Pudding (Pudding made with Tochigi stawberries)
Price  :¥420

Product name:Mitarashi Pudding (Using a special Nikkou sauce)
Price :¥380

 

 

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