Fusion Confection

Classic Asian desserts are reformatted to appeal to North American audiences

Implications - Continuously inspired by new formats, ingredients and textures, dessert brands are taking advantage of the evolving popularity of Asian-fusion cuisine by incorporating popular Asian influences into hyper-indulgent desserts. Balancing a love for delicious sweets with exciting flavor enhancements, the winning combination serves to excite both the flavor connoisseur as well as the social media maven.
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Branded Mooncake Desserts - Starbucks Japan is Offering a Mooncake Box for the Mid-Autumn Festival
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This Year and Hot 2,892 Clicks Pub: Sep 16, 16
Branded Mooncake Desserts
Starbucks Japan is Offering a Mooncake Box for the Mid-Autumn Festival
For the arrival of the Mid-Autumn Festival this year, Starbucks is releasing a limited-edition mooncake box in order to mark the special occasion. The Mid-Autumn Festival is also known as the... [More]
Asian-Inspired Frozen Desserts - Mikawaya's New Mochi Ice Cream Puts a Twist a Popular Asian Treat
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This Year and Warm 1,253 Clicks Pub: Oct 21, 16
Asian-Inspired Frozen Desserts
Mikawaya's New Mochi Ice Cream Puts a Twist a Popular Asian Treat
Mikawaya recently announced the launch of a new mochi ice cream brand called MyMo that puts a Western twist on a popular Asian dessert. Like its Asian counterparts, MyMo brand mochi ice cream... [More]
Egg Waffle Cones - These Hong Kong Egg Waffles Sundaes From Eggloo Include Other Asian Influences
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Warm 1,392 Clicks Pub: Mar 29, 16
Egg Waffle Cones
These Hong Kong Egg Waffles Sundaes From Eggloo Include Other Asian Influences
These very social share worthy ice cream concoctions use Hong Kong-style egg waffles. Eggloo New York (@myeggloo on Instagram) uses Hong Kong egg waffles to give ice cream cones a “modern twist.... [More]
Matcha Dessert Menus - Denny's Japan is Serving Dishes Made from Kyoto's Uji Matcha Green Tea
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This Year and Average 515 Clicks Pub: Aug 3, 16
Matcha Dessert Menus
Denny's Japan is Serving Dishes Made from Kyoto's Uji Matcha Green Tea
Denny’s Japan recently added a taste of Kyoto to its menu in the form of delicious matcha desserts. Although Denny’s is an American restaurant, the chain has gone to great lengths to... [More]
Herbal Jelly Desserts - Meet Fresh's Grass Jelly Offers a Taste of Asian Desserts in California
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This Year and Average 249 Clicks Pub: Mar 22, 17
Herbal Jelly Desserts
Meet Fresh's Grass Jelly Offers a Taste of Asian Desserts in California
Meet Fresh is a destination in Southern California for a variety of herbal jelly (or grass jelly) desserts that offer a taste of traditional Taiwanese desserts. One of the most popular dishes... [More]
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