Hanami: where to have Sakura pastries in Paris?

Published by Manon C., My B. · Photos by My B. · Published on 8 April 2022 at 12h18
As cherry trees are blossoming, some Japanese bakeries in Paris serve treats based on Sakura flowers or leaves, the famous Japanese cherry tree. Keep reading to find out where you can find this gem!

The Hanami season is a timeless moment during which cherry trees blossom, delighting us to their fabulous scent and endless shades of pink and white, only lasting a few weeks in April or March, depending on the year. The occasion to shot magnificent photos of monuments and parks in Paris covered in thousands of pink petals, and learn more about the Japanese heritage in Paris.

For sweet-toothed people, delight is other since every year, Hanami is the perfect time to discover Sakura pastries created by Japanese bakeries in the city. Sakura is the name of the cherry blossom, and the name of the flowers enabling to create such fine and delicate pastries to enjoy in the sun.

The most famous Sakura pastry is mochi, simply wrapped in cherry tree leaf pickled in salt and vinegar. But many other treats are to be discovered for a few weeks only. Here are some of these wonders!

Hanami: where to have Sakura pastries in Paris?

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So, feel like tasting these pastries made of cherry blossoms or leaves?

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Dates and Opening Time
Starts 7 April 2022

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    75 Paris

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