Christmas in Tokyo is pretty sweet

Food & Drink Dec 9, 2014

Christmas in Tokyo is pretty sweet

by Angela Erika Kubo

Just before the Halloween decorations were taken down and packed up, the signs advertising Christmas cakes went up. Bakeries, department stores and convenience stores all seem to have a corner for small cakes topped with whipped cream and tiny Santa Claus figurines. A traditional ...

Coco Ange's heavenly cakes

Food & Drink | DESSERT WATCH Feb 25, 2014

Coco Ange's heavenly cakes

by Angela Erika Kubo

Patisserie Coco Ange, which opened in Tokyo's Roppongi district last November, showcases the creations of chef Masayuki Nakagawa, who trained in France. Each pastry and cake is a work of art in itself, and, as the shop name suggests, looks as it were crafted ...