Japan has a long tradition of creating amazing desserts. While some of the country’s sweets have a history reaching back centuries, culinary wizards are coming up with outrageous new creations all the time. From ice creams that perfectly resemble flowers to sugary fish swimming in equally sugary aquariums, these are 20 of the most incredible.
20. Candy cats and goldfish
Mom-and-daughter team Caroline and Laura created this super-sweet – and ever-so-slightly fishy – scene. The Tokyo-based duo, who’ve perfectly captured cats’ thing for fishing, were inspired by their own puss, Apelila.
19. Floating marshmallow cat
“Please don’t eat me,” this floating marshmallow cat, named Hirokichi, seems to be saying. Designed to float on top of your favorite latte or hot chocolate, it could also be pleading, “Please rescue me from this boiling-hot drink.”