"To create pleasurable and joyful experience"
We continue to exert our efforts at all times to offer our consumers constant safety and delicious sweets.
Kyoto’s famous confectionery, “Otabe”. The famous unbaked yatsuhashi (unbaked rice cake), yatsuhashi (baked rice cake), Japanese sweets, and evolutionary sweets such as western confectionery and Melba toast are introduced here.
We offer otabe-making lessons at the Main Location Shop.It is arranged by appointment. If you would like to make a reservation online.
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Otabe-chan is a character of Kyoto that has been commonly known to people along with Otabe. Let us introduce her secrets a little.
"The banzai" is the center of Kyoto’s home cooking, household dish that mothers cook. Here, we introduce recipes of delicious Obanzai using seasonal ingredients and essay about festivals and meals of Kyoto.
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Azuki beans are the crude material of bean paste for Otabe. We want to grow such important ingredient with only one kind of Azuki produced by one farm producer. By doing so, we want to share the passion of making “Otabe” together.
Visitors coming to Gion-sakai enjoy the "uniqueness of Kyoto" with a delicious sweets.
Enjoy the rich and delicious state Kyoto that Gion-sakai produces".
(Available both in Japanese & English)