Will Tokyo go nuts for frozen yogurt?

May 1, 2014

Will Tokyo go nuts for frozen yogurt?

by Angela Erika Kubo

Frozen yogurt is taking off in Tokyo as a healthy alternative to ice cream in an effort to beat the heat. Made from milk instead of cream, frozen yogurt packs far less fat and more nutrients. Woodberry’s (1-4-1 Kichijoji-minamicho, Musashino-shi; 0422-48-3315; woodberrys.co.jp) uses freshly ...

The bread that thinks its a pancake

Apr 29, 2014

The bread that thinks its a pancake

by Angela Erika Kubo

AntenDo bakeries throughout Tokyo are now selling what the company calls Hotcake Pan (¥210) — sweet bread in a baking cup filled with vanilla-bean custard and topped with a thick square of butter. The bread comes with a plastic drop filled with pure Canadian ...