Overseas – Tokyo


Dominique Ansel Bakery Tokyo - Cronuts, Frozen S'more and Cookie Shot, With Too Much Sweetness

Cronut Creator Dominique Ansel has found the right city to open his next bakery, at Tokyo in the heart of Omotesando. This is near Harajuku none the less, where the Japanese often go ”kawaii” over sweet treats. A brief background: The original Dominique Ansel Bakery was awarded “Best New Bakery” by Time Out New York City, but really found massive success with The Cronut, the doughnut and croissant hybrid. Despite being around for a number of years, people still queue up at Spring Street for those cronuts – a different flavour every month, maximum of 2 per customer.......

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10 Japanese Snacks To Get From Tokyo - Tokyo Banana, Jaga Pokkuru, Shiroi Koibito!

10 Japanese Snacks To Get From Tokyo – Tokyo Banana, Jaga Pokkuru, Shiroi Koibito!

Heading to Tokyo soon? Japan produces some of the most amazing snacks, all wonderfully packaged and mouthwateringly tasty. Some of my favourites include the Ishiya Shiroi Koibito White Chocolate Biscuits, and Potato Farm Calbee Jaga Pokkuru. Tip: Most popular specialty goodies can be bought from the Narita Airport or...

December 04, 2015
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Quintessence – 3 Star Michelin Restaurant At Tokyo Is Classy, Subtly Exceptional

Quintessence – 3 Star Michelin Restaurant At Tokyo Is Classy, Subtly Exceptional

The French word “Quintessence” exemplifies quality, refinement, and class. This would perfectly describe 3 Michelin-starred restaurant Quintessence in Tokyo helmed by Chef Shuzo Kishida. Quintessence is known to be one of the finest restaurant in Japan, offering some of the best French food outside France itself. Word I would...

September 21, 2015
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