The Hankyu Umeda Department Store is holding a gourmet event focusing on cookies, “The 4th Cookie Charm,” from March 3 (Wed.) to 15 (Mon.), 2021.
A Wide Variety of Cookies Gather at Hankyu Umeda Main Store
The “Charm of Cookies” is a popular event at Hankyu Umeda flagship store specializing in baked cookies. This year’s event, which marks the fourth time it has been held, will feature a variety of cookies proposed by about 90 brands, from the representative French confectionery Galette Bretonne to simple and nostalgic chocolate chip cookies, gathered at the 9th floor festival plaza.
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From Galette Bretonne, a typical French pastry, to simple chocolate chip cookies
For example, TiMi, a popular confectionary store in Hanzomon, Tokyo, has introduced a unique cookie that offers three different textures and flavors. The crispy apricot cake mixed with plenty of low-temperature roasted almond slices, the millefeuille with strawberry chocolate sandwiched in a crunchy brisé dough, and the pudding with vanilla dough and crispy caramel.
In addition to the above, there will be a variety of cookies, such as langdosha from Ishiya, a sweets brand by Ishiya Seika known for its famous Hokkaido confection “Shiroi Koibito”, chocolate chip cookies served to guests by Doubletree by Hilton hotels around the world, and galette Bretonne prepared for the event by Chef Takayama, who represented Japan in the world’s top culinary competition “Bocuse d’Or International Culinary Competition Chef Takayama, who represented Japan at the Bocuse d’Or International Culinary Competition and won a special prize, will prepare a variety of cookies for the event, including Galette Bretonne.
Part 4: The charm of cookies at Hankyu Umeda Main Store
【Event Period】 Mar 3 (Wed) – 15 (Mon), 2021
*The first half: March 3 (Wed.) to 9 (Tue.), the second half: March 10 (Wed.) to 15 (Mon.).
【Place】 Hankyu Umeda Main Store 9F Festival Plaza
【Address】 8-7 Kakudacho, Kita Ward, Osaka