Abeno Harukas Kintetsu Main Store will hold “Kintetsu’s Valentine’s Day Fair: Valentine’s Day Chocolat Collection 2021” from January 19 (Tue) to February 14 (Sun), 2021.
About 110 brands of chocolate gathered.
The “Valentine’s Day Chocolat Collection 2021,” the earliest Valentine’s Day event in Kansai department stores, proposes special chocolates that are perfect as gifts for loved ones or as rewards for yourself. About 110 brands of chocolates carefully selected from Japan and abroad will be gathered in one place.
“Mona-Cacao” from Kyoto
From Cacao 365, a chocolatier in Mar Blanche, Kitayama, Kyoto, which is attracting attention from all over the world, comes the first “Mona-Cacao” chocolate confectionery in Osaka. It has a crispy texture and a rich, aromatic flavor.
Mona-Cacao, 10 pieces, 2,160 yen (tax included)
Dubai chocolate brand also makes its first appearance
Chocolates from Vivel Patisserie, a brand from Dubai, United Arab Emirates, will also make their first appearance in Osaka. Saffron truffles based on white chocolate using saffron and an assortment of chocolates with gorgeous scents such as pistachio, rose and cardamom will be on sale.
Chocolate assortment, 3 pieces, 2,981 yen (tax included)
Also, pay attention to the “Salted Caramel Assortment” from Fran’s Chocolate, a pioneering American chocolatier. The salt gives a perfect accent to the smooth caramel and chocolate.
Salted Caramel Assortment, 7 pieces, 2,916 yen (tax included)
Other unique chocolates include the “Le Chocolat de Ash” assortment available only at the Kintetsu Main Store, and the “Pistachio for Kintetsu” assortment available only at Kintetsu from “Choki Tokyo,” which features Iranian pistachios coated with two layers of milk chocolate and white chocolate. From “Yufuin Jazz and Yokan”, “Jazz Yokan chocolat” with a piano motif will be on sale.
A wide variety of baked goods that use chocolate
In addition to chocolate, there will also be a wide variety of baked goods that use chocolate, such as cookies, sables, brownies, and financiers. For the first time in Japan, strawberry milk sandwich cookies from Strawberry Shop, colorful gâteau chocolate Jack from Kuroneko Jack, and chocolate-baum from Tokyo Chocolat Factory will be on display.
6 strawberry milk sandwiches, 1,296 yen (tax included)
Valentine’s Day Chocolat Collection 2021
【Sales Period】 Jan 19 (Tue) – Feb 14 (Sun), 2021
【Hour】 10:00 – 20:00
*The online store will be open from January 7 (Thu.) to February 12 (Fri.), and the brands handled differ from those in the stores.
*The online shop will be open from 10:00 to 19:00 on February 8 (Mon), and from 10:00 to 21:00 from February 9 (Tue) to 13 (Sat).
【Place】 Abeno Harukas Kintetsu Main Store, Wing Wing Building 9F, Exhibition Hall
【Address】 1-1-43 Abenosuji, Abeno-ku, Osaka City, Osaka