Tag Archives: chocolates

Around the World with Food (III)

28 Apr

Welcome to Piggletino’s chocolate shop! We’ve good a good variety of truffles – there’s raspberry, cherry, mint and coffee. Which would you like to try?



Oops. Sorry, we’re out of stock. The┬áchocolate connoisseur Piggletino took the very last piece out of the box while trying to introduce the chocolates to you.

Oh well! ­čÖé

Ishiya Chocolate Factory: Shiroi Koibito Park

2 Apr

Heading off to the Ishiya Chocolate factory that has some of the most famous Hokkaido souvenirs – the Shiroi Koibito biscuits!┬áThe Shiroi Koibito Park is much like a museum and theme park combined, where visitors can see various chocolate exhibits, the cookie production process and even make their own cookies!


Upon arriving, Piggletino spotted very interesting sights before entering the compound:

Strange looking tree-houses…


Bakers pulling ropes and making a cookie wall and so much more!

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At the end of the day, Piggletino learnt that Shiroi Koibito┬ágot himself some famous Shiroi Koibito cookies, which consists of two thin butter cookies and a layer of white chocolate between….


…and a little can of white chocolate milk!


What a happy day for this little pig!

McGuigan Wines and other wineries

7 Feb

Piggletino decided to get out of the room, first stop: award-winning McGuigan Wines and its fine selections!


Of course Piggletino wouldn’t miss taking a photo with the vineyard…


before making his way to Tempus Two, of which combines traditional wine making with modern innovation –


Oh look – Piggletino bought some wine chocolates for himself from McGuigan Wines!