Get 8 premium souvenir items from Kyoto, Japan! 

6 traditional snacks and sweets and 2 souvenir items

All products are made in Japan. (Locally produced products in Kyoto, Japan)

OPENING PRICE at $25! (price drop from March 24 to April 1, 2017 only)

Sale period from March 24 to April 30, 2017. Limited boxes, first-come first serve basis.

All subscribers are automatically entered to win the Special Souvenir Box valued at over $50!



Yatsuhashi (八つ橋) is one of Kyoto's best known "meibutsu" (Japanese term for popular products particularly associated with specific cities or regions) and is normally bought as a souvenir sweet. 

Yatsuhashi has two variants:

(1) Dough is flattened and baked. (You will receive this type in our Kyoto Souvenir Box)

(2) Unbaked and flavored together usually with Red Bean Paste or Green Tea Powder. This is called "Nama Yatsuhashi" literally translated as "raw yatsuhashi".

Ingredients: glutinous rice flour, sugar, cinammon

Nama Yatsuhashi



Konpeito is a Japanese sugar candy. They come in various colors for design but normally the colors do not affect the flavor. It was originally introduced by the Portuguese in the 16th century but now has evolved to be a traditional Japanese sweet to locals. Konpeito often appears in Japanese popular culture. For example, Konpeito appeared in Studio Ghibli's blockbuster movie "Spirited Away" in 2001.

Main Ingredients: Sugar, water

Shot from Studio Ghibli's "Spirited Away" (2001)


Matcha (抹茶) is made from specially grown and processed green tea. Matcha has 10 times more nutritional content than normal green tea and is widely popular in Uji City in Kyoto. Uji city is known in Japan as the city to have the most delicious matcha. 

You will receive the famous and authentic green tea from Uji, Kyoto in our souvenir box!

Green Tea (Matcha) plantation in Uji City



Kyoto is famous in Japan for Matcha (Green Tea) and many snacks and sweets have Matcha flavor. You will receive Matcha flavored chocolates in our Kyoto souvenir box. Since Matcha is very healthy, you'll get to enjoy your chocolates without worrying too much about your health.  

Examples of commercial snacks using Matcha flavor

Mystery Kyoto Traditional Snack

To be revealed on April 28, 2017!

Hints: Maiko, Kimono, Crackers

Mystery Kyoto Traditional Sweets

To be revealed on April 28, 2017!

Hints: Candy, Round, Cute

Mystery Kyoto Souvenir Item #1

To be revealed on April 28, 2017!

Hints: Green, Refreshing, Relaxing

Mystery Kyoto Souvenir Item #2

To be revealed on April 28, 2017!

Hints: Traditional, Photographic, Kyoto