We Round Up the Best Strawberry Desserts in Fukuoka
It's ichigo season!
Strawberry Choco Crumble from marble blanc bubbles (mbb)
Bubble waffle, a dessert that originated from Hong Kong, has reached Japanese shores. At marble blanc bubbles (mbb), you can try their Strawberry Choco Crumble (¥680), which is topped with strawberries, vanilla ice cream, shaved nama chocolate (ganache), and crumbles. The waffle can be torn into small pieces and dipped in the ice cream.
marble blanc bubbles (mbb) is located at 2-1-31 Daimyo, Chuo District, Fukuoka City and is open from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. (Sundays to Thursdays), and from 11 a.m. to 12 a.m. (Fridays, Saturdays and the day before a Japanese holiday). You may contact them at +81-92-714-2520.
Premium Strawberry Snowflakes Sherbet and Fresh Strawberry Snowflakes Sherbet from SULBING HAKATA
R-L: Premium Ichigo Sulbing, Nama Ichigo Sulbing
This popular Korean dessert cafe has created two new shaved ice desserts made with Japanese and western flavors and loads of strawberries in time for strawberry season. The Premium Strawberry Snowflakes Sherbet (¥1,500) is a bowl of milk-flavored shaved ice topped with plenty of strawberries and whipped cream. A slice of cheesecake is carefully placed on top of the whipped cream. The Nama Ichigo Sulbing (¥1,400) is also a bowl of milk-flavored shaved ice, but is topped with coarse sweet bean paste and strawberry slices. A daifuku (stuffed mochi) is added for a touch of Japanese taste. Both desserts are available during winter only.
SULBING HAKATA is located at B1/F AMU Plaza Hakata, 1-1 Hakata Eki Chuogai, Hakata District, Fukuoka City and is open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. You may contact them at +81-92-292-4848.
Amaou Parfait Princess from Campbell Early (Lachic Fukuoka Tenjin Branch)
Directly managed by an imported fruits wholesale and retail company, Campbell Early has a highly trained staff that creates their parfaits and pancakes. Their Amaou Parfait Princess (¥1,836) is made only from the finest Amaou strawberries, whose sourness is perfectly balanced by the sweetness of the vanilla ice cream. Yogurt and raspberry ice cream are also added for a refreshing taste. This will be available until early May.
Campbell Early - Lachic Fukuoka Tenjin Branch is located at B1/F Fukuoka Mitsukoshi, 2-1-1 Tenjin, Chuo District, Fukuoka City and is open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. You may contact them +81-92-713-0878.
Premium Amaou Tower from HIMITSUNO HANAZONO
The Premium Amaou Tower (¥1,944) includes the Strawberry Milk Snow Tale shaved ice, a strawberry tart, daifuku, and other Amaou sweets. This is perfect for those who want a little bit of everything!
HIMITSUNO HANAZONO is located at 2/F-1-12-58 Daimyo, Chuo District, Fukuoka City and is open from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. on weekdays except on Mondays and from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. on weekends and Japanese holidays (If Monday is a holiday, the shop will be closed the next day). You may contact them at +81-92-715-5576.
Zeitaku Ichigo Shortcake Cream Parfait from marbre blanc (Daimyo Konyamachi St. Branch)
Since marbre blanc Daimyo Konyamachi was established in 2002, their Cream Parfait, a soft serve filled with lots of strawberries, has become famous on Instagram. Their Zeitaku Ichigo Shortcake Cream Parfait (¥800) is served in a clear cup, so you can see the beautifully arranged strawberries inside. The whipped cream and sponge cake added to the cup also makes you feel like you're eating a slice of cake.
marbre blanc (Daimyo Konyamachi St. Branch) is located at 1-11-29 Daimyo, Chuo District, Fukuoka City and is open from 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. daily. You may contact them at +81-92-716-3668.
Onimori Hakata Amaou Tart from NOYU
This pastry shop usually serves 18 colorful tarts with different flavors in the shop. During winter, tarts made using strawberries such as the Amaou or Saga Prefecture's Ichigosan complete the display. Their Onimori Hakata Amaou Tart (¥2,100), a specialty tart that makes use of big and small Amaou strawberries arranged to form a 25-centimeter tower of six layers, is particularly sought after. Limited to 10 servings a day, it is held together by mousse made with different flavors, so each layer gives you a different experience.
NOYU is located at 1-14-18 Sakurazaka, Chuo District, Fukuoka City and is open daily from 9 a.m. until all items are sold. You may contact them at +81-92-986-4116. They are accepting reservations until a day before.
Provided by Japan Walker™, Walkerplus™, and Kyushu Walker™ (14 February 2019)