8 Delicious Souvenirs from Hokkaido (Part 2)
This is the second installment in our articles series on great souvenirs from Hokkaido. There were already many delicious-looking souvenirs in our last article. but we're not quite done with Hokkaido souvenirs just yet.
Let's see what else Hokkaido has to offer!
6. Mifuyu (Ishiya)
Mifuyu is a chocolate snack consisting of three types of chocolate (black, caramel and white), sandwiched in crisp pie pastries with filling.
The inside is like a mille-feuille. The filling is what is sandwiched inside the pie pastries.
You'll break into a smile once you've taken a bite of this crispy chocolatey snack.
Inside the black chocolate-coated Mifuyu is a blueberry filling. The sweet and sour taste of the blueberry and bitterness of the chocolate are a fantastic match.
The caramel chocolate-covered Mifuyu has a caramel filling inside. The delicious caramel flavor will spread in your mouth.
The white chocolate Mifuyu has a chestnut filling. The chestnut flavor isn't too strong, but rather brings out the best of the white chocolate.
Mifuyu can be bought at souvenir shops throughout Hokkaido.
Manufacturer: ISHIYA CO. LTD.
Product Name: Mifuyu 6 Pieces
Price: 761 yen (including tax)
7. Double Fromage (LeTAO)
The Double Fromage is a famous cheesecake of the pastry shop LeTAO, of which stores can be found mainly around Otaru.
It is especially known as a sweets that melts in one's mouth. The two layers of baked cheesecake and rare cheesecake (no-bake cheesecake) create a unique taste.
The amazing flavor of the cheese will fill your mouth in just one bite.
The rich cheese flavor flows out from the baked cheese, while the cheese cream will gently wrap around it. It's best to eat when not completely thawed, when the rare cheese is just starting to melt.
Manufacturer: KCC Co. Ltd.
Product Name: Double Fromage
Price: 1,728 yen (including tax)
8. Otaru Rue Ironai Fromage (LeTAO)
The Otaru Rue Ironai Fromage (Otaru Ironai Dori Fromage) is a cookie using original fresh cream butter, and Italian mascarpone cheese and cream cheese.
It should be noted that it uses the same cheese as the Double Fromage mentioned above.
Open the package and the tasty scent of cheese will fill your nose.
You can taste the delicious butter from the cookie, as well as the rich mascarpone cheese. Just one will satisfy your cheese-craving taste buds.
The Double Fromage and Otaru Rue Ironai Fromage can be bought in Otaru, as well as at the New Chitose Airport.
Manufacturer: KCC Co. Ltd.
Product Name: Otaru Rue Ironai Fromage 18
Price: 1,404 yen (including tax)
Many of the souvenirs use fresh cream and butter from Hokkaido. If you visit Hokkaido, make sure to try at least one of the amazing sweets mentioned here or in part 1 .