the heart-shaped bread for the project
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Ame no Hi mo Kaze no Hi mo

Ame no Hi mo Kaze no Hi mo is a bakery in Kyoto. The owner has won many prizes and opened this shop in 2011. The bakery’s name is a Japanese phrase that is used […]

the sarumochi with hojicha tea
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Saruya (in Shimogamo Shrine)

Saruya is a sweet and tea shop located in Shimogamo Shrine that is well known as a World Heritage Site in Kyoto. The specialty is a sweet called sarumochi, which is made by Housendo. Housendo […]

Kuromon Ichiba Market 1-2
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Kuromon Ichiba Market (Food Market in Osaka)

A Market with a Black Gate? Kuromon Ichiba Market is renowned as “the kitchen of Osaka,” and it is always crowded with the locals and tourists. “Kuromon Ichiba” means “a market with the black gate,” […]

the croquette (Moriya Shoten)
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Moriya Shoten (Kobe)

Moriya Shoten (Hon-Kobe-Niku Moriya Shoten) is a famous butcher shop in Kobe Motomachi. They have Kobe Beef that is one of the three highest quality Japanese beef brands. The shop is famous for its croquette […]

Kumo-shita Coffee 1-2
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Alpha Foods & Drink

Alpha Foods & Drink is located near Nijo Castle in Kyoto. It has a stylish and relaxing atmosphere, and it is a great place to take a rest after a long walk in the castle. […]