Spring is… here? Häagen-Dazs Sakura Ice Cream

Well, I saw this in the freezer of my local convenience store the other day… so, if Häagen-Dazs’ Sakura ice cream heralds the arrival of spring, then it must be true! It also seems that Häagen-Dazs turns 30 this year (in Japan at least, perhaps) – how exciting! This proved to be a little tub of plain…

Häagen-Dazs Japonais

The latest seasonal offering from Häagen-Dazs Japan is this visually stunning green tea and red bean number. It is smothered with kuromitsu, a Japanese sugar syrup made from unrefined black sugar grown in Okinawa, and has a layer of sweet red bean paste sandwiched between green tea ice cream and good old vanilla ice cream at the…