If you are reading this hoping to find a sweet gift for Father’s Day 2020 … you’re pushing it. You should probably get on buying a present, like, now. And if you’re in desperate need of inspiration — or are just looking for a special dessert to enjoy yourself — here are two options.

Japanese department store Daimaru has a line of Mont Blanc desserts on sale for the occasion. The marquee offering is the flower-shaped Mont Blanc Rose, which boasts a rum-infused custard cream. Besides the boozy touch, this creation (¥680 after tax) features caramel sauce for a touch of added sweetness to the chestnut dessert.

Those looking to get more value for their yen should head to Ginza Cozy Corner, where the confectionery chain’s Father’s Day Party box includes nine adorable mini cakes. This set (¥2,592 after tax) includes everything from a coffee cream tart to a beer glass-shaped lemon meringue. It’s a perfect last-second gift — seriously, the final day it’s available is June 21 — for those who can’t settle on just one thing.

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