Kakigori is created for the first time for Japanese royalty when blocks of ice saved during the colder months would be shaved and served with sweet syrup during the summer.
Food entrepreneur Kahe Nakagawa succeeds in delivering ‘Hakodate Ice’ from Hokkaido to Yokohama. Making kakigori accessible to the general public for the first time in history.
The invention of the ice maker is coupled with the creation of the ice-shaving machine. Kakigori consumption explodes in Japan
Kasai & Koori brings centuries of dessert inspiration to South Florida.