Matcha ice cream melonpan (reblog)

If you’re ever in Japan, you’ve got to try these sweet buns called “melonpans”. Now, they don’t usually contain any melon in the bun… the name comes from how the shape resembles a melon – in particular, a cantaloupe. It’s similar to how a Chinese bo lo bau is called a pineapple bun because it […]

via Asakusa Sakura (Tokyo 2016): Matcha Ice Cream Melonpan — Penny and Rusty’s Food Blog

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