Sep. 02, 2020 UPDATE
Story & Recommendation
Adorable sweets produced by Yatsuhashi in Kyoto Station
If you are looking for adorable and fine Japanese sweets, nikiniki is the place you should visit! “nikiniki” is produced by “Shogoin Yatsuhashi” which offers famous Japanese cinnamon sweets called “Yatsuhashi”. There are two types of Yatsuhashi which are baked and unbaked. “nikiniki” uses both types of yatsuhashi and creates very pretty dolls and tasty pastries. They are very delicate and detailed, and the colors used for each product are very beautiful. If you would like to taste fine Japanese sweets and take pictures of pretty Japanese sweets, please visit “nikiniki” in Kyoto Station!
Nama Yatsuhashi / ￥594 (box)
This is the prettiest Japanese sweets I’ve ever seen! Depending on the season, the images of the dolls change. Not only does it look pretty, but it also tastes very well. If you give it to someone as a gift, they may surely enjoy both the looks and the taste. Please note that it only has a shelf life of one day.
carré de cannelle / 1pieces ￥110-
If you would like to try this kind of Yatsuhashi, you can try it at the shop! There are two tables inside of the shop and you can try this kind of Yatsuhashi made in the kitchen. You can choose the topping from several options such as fruits jams and red bean paste. You can also select the color of Yatsuhashi. They all taste the same but have different colors.
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Pastries / ￥810 -
If you would like to try something pasty like, we recommend these. They are good for souvenirs as they have a shelf life of one month to three month (depending on the products). The packages are also pretty and you may enjoy these fine and lightly sweetened pastries!
How to buy
Please point what you would like to buy. If you would like to try the sweets at the store, please tell so to the staff.
- Shopping Tips -
You can choose the colors and toppings for the "carre de cannelle"