The summer season is upon us here in Shizuoka, and we all are looking for innovative ways to cool down! In our quest to find a tasty alternative, we have started the "Chagori" project!  In Japanese, the word "cha" means tea and "kakigori" is shaved ice, so "Chagori" essentially is a combination of the two words to create a delicious treat that brings out the true flavors of Shizuoka prefecture.

For example, the picture above is from the cafe Matcha More in Shimada City. It uses ... Read more