Kyoto Confections: Experiencing Kyoto Culture through the Five Senses

Core Kyoto

28m 00s
Broadcast on January 16, 2014 Available until March 31, 2023

Kyoto confections are Wagashi, or traditional confections, infused with Kyoto's charm and influenced by the tea ceremony. With beautiful designs and names that subtly reflect the seasons, tea confections are an art form to be appreciated with the 5 senses. When making these confections, importance is placed on the semblance and name they are given. Inspiration is drawn from local nature, art, music and literature. Feel Japan's culture, nature and climate through flavorsome Kyoto confections.

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