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Edible Wildlife In Window Display At Wagashi Shop

May 30, 2012 2 comments

Waterside Fireflies: The Symbol Of Beauty In Summer!

If you happen to be passing by the wagashi shop (Japanese confectionary) Minamoto Kitchoan in Piccadilly, London take a glance at the shop’s latest window display entitled “Waterside Fireflies: The Symbol of Beauty”. It’s more than just pretty plants and fireflies. What makes the piece so interesting is the fact that the whole thing is edible, aside from the fireflies’ legs; they’re metal. Although customers are not Read more…

Wagashi – Edible Works of Art!

April 19, 2011 25 comments

Wagashi (Japanese confectionary) make a wonderful compliment to Japanese tea!

Wagashi are delicious traditional Japanese confectionaries that embody the four seasons and masterfully fashioned by artisans – a skill that has been passed on from generation to generation – to represent various motifs of nature and come in all colours and shapes and are a feast for the eyes as they are for the mouth… Read more…