On May 31, Lotte's long-selling brand "Choco Pie" will release "Choco Pie [Kyoto Uji Matcha]" in a bright green color for the first time in the brand's history. The product contains 6 pieces and is expected to sell for around 388 yen (tax included).
Choco Pie [Kyoto Uji Matcha Green TeaChoco Pie [Kyoto Uji Maccha] is the second in a series of Choco Pies that celebrate the four seasons of Japan and add color to the feelings of those who eat them. Matcha cream is sandwiched between moist matcha cake and coated with matcha chocolate.
The cake, cream, and coating are all made with Uji green tea produced in Kyoto Prefecture. The aroma of matcha green tea spreads from the moment you open the package. A refreshing matcha-flavored chocolate pie perfect for early summer.
The Omotesando Chachanoma, a cafe specializing in Japanese green tea, supervised the tasty eating of Choco Pie [Kyoto Uji Matcha]. We recommend the combination of a choco pie chilled in the refrigerator with cold green tea, or a choco pie at room temperature with warm matcha green tea.
The concept of the packaging is "a chocolate pie that evokes the four seasons of Japan and colors the feelings of those who eat it. The individual packages are designed to evoke Japanese landscapes and patterns.