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Only in YOKU MOKU Aoyama Main Store ~ On sale from January 4 (Friday), 2019! Make reservation for French traditional dessert Galette des rois♪

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SHOPYOKU MOKU Aoyama

AREATokyo > Harajuku

2018-12-31 00:00 to 2019-01-14 00:00

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◇ Only in YOKU MOKU Aoyama Main Store ~ On sale from January 4 (Friday), 2019! Make reservation for traditional French sweets galette des rois in advance to celebrate New Year♪ ◇
Dear readers, do you know sweets called "galette des rois"? This is a traditional French snacks that are eaten to celebrate New Year.
Soft almond cream and crunchy pie dough combine perfectly!
You definitely should use them as a New Year souvenir for family or friends.
【Product name】Galette des rois
【Price with tax】1,728 JPY (with taxes) for 16 cm diameter size / 2,700 JPY (with taxes) for 24 cm diameter
【Sales period】January 4 (Friday) ~ January 17 (Thursday), 2019 ※Excluding January 7 (Monday) and 14 (Monday)
※Limited amount is available on sale on each day※

■ What is galette des rois?
Galette des rois means "cake for king" and these traditional sweets are eaten on New Year in France to celebrate Christian holidays (Epiphany).
Epiphany is on January 6. Originally Epiphany is a holiday when 3 Kings from the East came to celebrate the birth of Christ but now it is a social event when family and friends gather together to have fun and this holiday is very common and popular among French people.
Inside galette des rois here is one small pottery charm called "fève" hidden in it. Everyone cut the cake and eat it and the person who found the fève becomes the king or the queen on this day. The person wear a crown and receives blessing. It is told that the person will be fortunate the whole year. In the galette des rois from YOKU MOKU 1 almond is also put in each cake. The person who find it is lucky!
Ceramic fève being used as an amulet for the whole year and paper crown are provided separately. Spend happy New Year together with family and friends, and tell fortune with galette des rois in the beginning of the new year.

■ YOKU MOKU Aoyama Main Store. Information about the New Year holidays
【BLUE BRICK LOUNGE】
December 29 (Saturday), 2018: on business as usual
December 30 (Sunday): 10:00 ~ 19:00 (last order is at 18:30)
December 31 (Monday): 10:00 ~ 16:00 (last order is at 15:30)
January 1 (Tuesday, holiday) ~ January 3 (Thursday), 2019: closed
January 4 (Friday): 10:00 ~ 19:00 (last order is at 18:30) ※Since market is close only part of menus will be available.
January 5 (Saturday): 10:00 ~ 19:00 (last order is at 18:30) ※Dinner will not be offered
January 6 (Sunday): on business as usual
【SHOP】
December 30 (Sunday), 2018: on business as usual
December 31 (Monday): 10:00 ~ 16:00
January 1 (Tuesday, holiday) ~ January 3 (Thursday), 2019: closed
January 4 (Friday): on business as usual

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