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New Matcha Parfait Ice cream Bar -Hydrangea- also makes an appearance! "Uji Matcha x Hydrangea Festival 2024" at Itohkyuemon in Kyoto, Japan


Uji, Kyoto, founded in the late Edo period (1603-1868), Itohkyuemon (Location: Uji City, Kyoto, President: Joji Hirose) will launch the Uji Matcha x Hydrangea Festival 2024 on Saturday, May 11, 2024.

Itohkuemon Uji Matcha x Hydrangea Festival 2024

Uji, Kyoto, where Itohkyuemon has a store, is famous for its hydrangea blossoms, known as the Hydrangea Temple, which attracts many tourists during the rainy season. During this season, the teahouse can be a three- to four-hour wait or longer. Now in its 12th year, the "Hydrangea Parfait" is the most popular seasonal parfait, featuring an image of hydrangea drenched in rain dew, including matcha hydrangea kinton, hydrangea-colored crushed jelly, leaf-shaped matcha cookies and blueberries. This year, a new menu item will also be available with a set of "Uji Matcha mizumazuki". For souvenirs, the new "Matcha Parfait Ice cream Bar -Hydrangea-", hydrangea panna cotta and hydrangea kinton will be available in limited quantities. Please enjoy Uji, Kyoto in the rainy season with matcha sweets.

Hydrangea Parfait

Hydrangea Tea Party

The "Hydrangea Tea Party" is a set menu item of the Hydrangea Parfait.

Hydrangea mini-parfait

Mini-parfaits of Uji matcha soba or Uji matcha curry can be changed to "Hydrangea mini-parfait" for +200 yen (tax included). The menu will be available only from late May to late June 2024.

Matcha Parfait Ice cream Bar -Hydrangea- & Hydrangea Parfait

The Matcha Parfait Ice cream Bar, which has sold more than 1 million units in total, is now available for a limited time only in the form of the Hydrangea Parfait. It is now available exclusively at brick-and-mortar stores.

■Product Outline

Product name: Hydrangea parfait

Period: May 11, 2024 (Sat.) *Scheduled to end in late June

Offer price : Single item 1,390 yen (tax included), tea set 1,790 yen (tax included),

     Hydrangea tea party: 1,990 yen (tax included)

     The set of Japanese sweets for the hydrangea tea party will differ depending on the period.

      Saturday, May 11, 2024 - mid-June: Warabimochi

      Mid-June to the end of June 2024: Matcha mizumazuki

     *The beverages for the tea set and hydrangea tea ceremony are,

      Uji matcha (hot/cold), Uji matcha kapuchino (hot/ice), and

      Green tea (iced).

Available at Uji Main Store, JR Uji Station Store, and Gion Shijo Store

Product name:Hydrangea mini-parfait

Period:From May 18, 2024 (Saturday) *Scheduled to end in late June

Price: 200 yen for a mini parfait set of the Uji green tea soba menu and the meal menu.

     Mini parfait set + 200 yen (tax included)

Available at Uji Main Store, JR Uji Station Store, and Gion Shijo Store

Product Name :Hydrangea panna cotta

Sales period:Starts on Saturday, June 1, 2024

Price: 590 yen (tax included)

Sales outlet : Uji Main Store

Product name:Uji green tea hydrangea dough cake (2 pieces)

Sales Period:June 3, 2024 (Monday)

Price:860 yen (tax included)

Sold at: Uji Main Store and JR Ujiekimae Store

Product Name : Matcha Parfait Ice cream Bar -Hydrangea-

Price : 740 yen (tax included)

Sales Period : May 8, 2024 (Wed.) *Sales will end as soon as the product is sold out due to limited quantities

Available at: Itohkyuemon Uji Main Store, Byodoin Store, JR Ujiekimae Store, Kyotoekimae Store, Gion Shijo Store, Kiyomizu-zaka Store, Sanjo Teramachi Store

Company Profile

Company name: Ithkyuemon Co.

Address: 19-3, Ara-maki, Suido, Uji, Kyoto 611-0013, Japan

Representative: Joji Hirose, President and Representative Director

Year of Establishment: Tempo 3

Business : Manufacture and sale of Uji tea, matcha sweets, etc.



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