Sweet collection / Japan Creative / 2013 / Product
“Japan Creative” cooperates with a line of Japanese manufacturers and European designers in order to develop objects that combine modern design with traditional, far-eastern craftsmanship. For this special project, they asked me to create a collection of sweets for the green tea ritual with the company Shibafune Koide.
Manufactured by Shibafune Koide
The Stone garden sweets are inspired from the lines one can find in these famous japanese gardens.
Ingredients : Sugar with cornstrach glutinous starch syrup, agar, sticky rice, sticky rice flour,...
A minimalistic 3D landscape made from an extruded mixture...
Ingredients : Sugar, sugar with cornstrach, the white of an egg, honey, agar
Inspired by the postcard that you can send away, “Landscape” is a sweet composed of different pieces that all together create a beautiful landscape of mounains. Each color has a different taste.
Ingredients : Sugar with cornstrach glutinous starch syrup, agar, sticky rice, sticky rice flour, each powdered (yuzu, strawberry, powdered green tea, seaweed, red perilla)
“Layers” are naïve mountains cut into slices.
Ingredients : Sugar, glutinous starch syrup, wine, agar, powdered green tea, green tea, powdered green tea liqueur, food coloring (cape jasmine) ...
Relief is trying to reproduce patterns one can find in nature : bird steps, leaves, snake skin, water, tree, ...
Ingredients : Refind Japanese sugar, starch, glutinous starch syrup, powdered green tea, soybean flour sweetened with sugar, roasted tea stems