Video Of The Week — Cheese Pizza Topped With Cotton Candy? Yum!

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Photo Credit: Schmatz Beer Dining via Facebook

In Japan, the onset of spring is synonymous with the cherry blossom, or sakura, season. To attract some of the thousands of locals and tourists that flock to parks to see the beautiful, albeit brief, two-week bloom, many restaurants offer sakura inspired specialties.

This year, the chefs at Tokyo’s Schmatz Beer Dining, created a cotton candy pizza. Available at the brewpub chain’s Kanda neighborhood location, the thin crust pie is just like any other cheese pizza, except for one thing — it is topped with a mound of pink cotton candy sprinkled with cherry blossom petals. Before taking a bite, customers are asked to drizzle the delicious-looking pie with some honey ginger sauce that melts the spun sugar and blends it into the cheese. Though there is no word on how the pizza tastes, it sure looks good.

Photo Credit: Schmatz Beer Dining via Facebook

Unfortunately, it was a short-term offering that was timed to coincide with the cherry blossom season which came to an end on April 2 in Tokyo. Hopefully, the restaurant will bring the pizza back next year, or better still, make it a permanent fixture on their menu.

Resources: odditycentral.com, rocketnews.com

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814 Comments
  • sara123l
    sara123lFriday, May 31, 2019 at 8:03 am
    wish me luck i am going to Tokyo to try that when school is over i am asking my parents to drive me there and try it.
    • WeirdSaturday, May 25, 2019 at 11:21 am
      Ummmmm I would not eat it...............
      • BoywithnonameFriday, May 3, 2019 at 9:26 am
        Umm I don't like cheese pizza I like pepperoni pizza and cotton candy but I would not taste it with each other
        • akhalid
          akhalidMonday, April 29, 2019 at 3:14 pm
          I wonder how that thing will taste
          • RonaldoThursday, April 18, 2019 at 9:54 pm
            I will never going to eat that bad pizza
            • JennyThursday, April 18, 2019 at 6:31 am
              I like cotton candy
              • princessphoebe
                princessphoebeMonday, March 4, 2019 at 1:27 pm
                i want to eat that. I'm going to tokyo in spring. good luck for me
                • animegirl_yt
                  animegirl_ytWednesday, February 20, 2019 at 9:38 am
                  Its pretty but i bet it is gross
                  • chica1234567
                    chica1234567Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 4:34 pm
                    cotton candy or not I want it! wish it was at Freddy frazbears. :(
                  • shootingstars
                    shootingstarsWednesday, February 20, 2019 at 6:10 am
                    I’m not sure I would want it together... but I would have it separate! :D
                    • yas girllllllllWednesday, February 13, 2019 at 11:32 am
                      eww it is gross they are putting and they put stuff that are gross