Originally published on metropolis.co.jp on May 2013
If your idea of Hawaiian fare in Japan stops at loco moco, you’re missing out. Honolulu Sweets Factory (1F Lumine Kitasenju, 42-2 Senju Asahi-cho, Adachi-ku) produces the stellar Honu Cookies [pictured]. Named after the Hawaiian word for turtle, the biccies (¥1,050/8pcs) are tastefully amphibian-shaped with a heart-shaped dollop of filling to make your mouth melt. Choose from the creamily refreshing mango choco, white choco, strawberry choco and dark choco. Hua’ai (fruit) Cheesecake Bars are among the other irresistible delights (¥1,260/5 sticks).
Metropolis is giving away five boxes of Honu Cookies. To win, email email@example.com with your postal details and tell us your favorite imaginary snack.