Traditionally Japanese sweet shop which are arrayed colorful cute sweets
Kagizen Gift Shop
It located at small back street in the Groin. After opening the door, we were welcomed by a modern but traditional atmosphere. Cute and colorful Japanese sweets are covered by big dome-shaped glass, and I was stolen my attention by this unique display. This graceful colors and elegant forms are too cute to eat. All of items in this store are good for a souvenir or gifts for myself. I became happy just by looking throughout the store. A kitchen that you can see the process of making confectioneri...morees, and a gallery, where various programs and events are held, are in the back of the shop.
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Amegumo / ￥780
It is Lakugan which made with starch mixed with sugar and syrup. The design will change from month to month. This month's lakugan is 'Ame gumo'. Ame means candy, Kumo means cloud in Japanese.
Ochoma / ￥840 (20 pieces)
This is a regular lakugan which is offered throughout the year with same design. Red dot which is in top of the lakugan means dimple. It is really small compared with other lakugan but has detailed design.
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Sono no nigiwai / ￥1,500
Various kind of lakugans were assorted with one box which looks like a Japanese lunch box. Each lakugans are made with wishes to bring happiness. It is perfect for gift.
How to buySome products design change from month to month. You can check this month's design in the web site
- Shopping Tips -
You can purchase some items on the web site, but new arrival sweets are available only shop
Kagizen Gift Shop
|Address||570-210 Gion-machi Minami-gawa ,Higashi-yama-ku, Kyoto|
|Directions||5-minute walk from Keihan Line Gion-Shijo Stn.|
|Hours||10am - 6pm
|Closed||Mon. (if Monday is a national holiday, the store will be closed the following day)|
|Friendly for Overseas Visitors||
It is located at small back street, and difficult to find out.
|Languages spoken||Japanese only|