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Archive for 11月, 2008

Gratin croquette burger from Japanese McDonalds

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Gratin croquette burger is a seasonal burger which is commonly known as “GURA CORO(グラコロ)” in Japan.

Gratin croquette burger from Japanese McDonalds

This is a fluffy and creamy fried croquette burger with shredded cabbage and cheese.

Gratin croquette burger from Japanese McDonalds

I’m loveing it!! I love the package of hungry bears too.

GURA CORO(グラコロ) | McDonald’s Japan

Big Puff Sleeve dress from Beams

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Big Puff Sleeve dress from Beams

I got a Big Puff Sleeve dress from Beams.

Big Puff Sleeve dress from Beams
I love the embroidered trim in red on dark blue dress.

BEAMS

cocca fabric store

cocca

cocca is a fabric store in Daikanyama. not only beautiful fabrics but there are some zakka or furnitures made from that.

cocca

cocca

you can also check some antique cuties.
I want to live in there!

cocca Daikanyama

kami no kousaku cafe (paper craft cafe)

kami no kosaku

kami no kousakujo (means paper craft house) held the exhibition named “kami no kousaku cafe”.

kami no kousaku cafe

they showed some latest products and gave us some explanations with hot tea and Japanese tiny hexangular sugar “wasanbon”.

kami no kousaku cafe

piece of cake shaped birthday cards in the cake box, DIY tiny paper panoramas, easy to make paper plates memos… and more. these products are stunning!

kami no kousaku cafe

kami no kousakujo

Joel Robuchon pudding

joel robuchon pudding

I believe Joel Robuchon is a superstar of French cuisine.
of course his restaurants are very expensive…

joel robuchon pudding

he produced casual egg pudding here in Tokyo, we can easily get this at the supermarkets like Kinokuniya. it’s around 300 yen!

Joel Robuchon (Tokyo)

very Japanese traditional dances & festival near Harajuku

meiji jingu anniversary AKARIUM

Meiji Shrine is unbelievably extensive place with forests and some public institutions. it’s on the next to Yoyogi park. (I didn’t know this fact until now… I thought these two are on the same place!!)

it was reconstructed in 1958, this year is 50th anniversary from that. so the Shrine did the huge festival.

meiji jingu anniversary AKARIUM

Closed all vehicles, in the center of Hapajuku & Omotesando! hundreds of Japanese dancers shows their cool dance on the street!

meiji jingu anniversary AKARIUM

then people live near here pays a visit to the shrine with lanterns in a solemn tone…

Meijijingu Aniversary

Udon part1 “tsurutontan” (udon restaurant)

Udon part1 “tsurutontan”

Udon is a type of thick wheat-based noodle popular in Japanese cuisine. Udon is usually served hot as noodle soup in a mildly flavoured broth, served in kakejiru made of dashi, soy sauce, and mirin.

Udon part1 “tsurutontan”

It is usually topped with thinly chopped scallions. Other common toppings include tempura,often prawn or kakiage (a type of mixed tempura fritter).

Udon part1 “tsurutontan”

I had Kitsune udon which means “Fox udon”. Topped with Aburaage (sweetened deep-fried tofu pockets). Kitsune udon is one of my favorite food, and I love to choose topping as shirmp tempura.

tsurutontan

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waffle’s beulah (cafe at daikanyama)

waffle's beulah

waffle’s beulah is on the narrow side road in Daikanyama, however you’ll find easily because of good baking smell of waffles…

waffle's beulah

we ordered seasonal fruits & ice cream waffles and cakes made from soybean flour with brown sugar. both of them are served hot, we can have a happy tea time! :)

waffle's beulah

waffle’s beulah

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