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Buy a souvenir of "gold leaf goods" in Kanazawa, Japan's No.1 gold leaf production!

Hokuriku Shinkansen opened in 2015, so the access to the small Kyoto Kanazawa has improved. You might see a lot of gilt goods in various places when you are sightseeing in Kanazawa. In fact, Kanazawa is what "gold leaf production No.1 in Japan"! Since 99% of the total production is produced in Kanazawa, you can say that Kanazawa is a city of gold leaf. This time, I'll introduce the souvenir shop where you can buy gold leaf goods in Kanazawa!
(Updated on: Mar 14, 2017)

Buy a souvenir of "gold leaf goods" in Kanazawa, Japan's No.1 gold leaf production!
Source: gizmodo.jp
[Gilt USB memory]
It is a joint development product of IO Data Device and Katani Industry Co., Ltd., which is headquartered in Kanazawa. It has become a luxurious USB memory with a gold leaf stretched to the body surface. For one by one, craftsman are making it so you can feel the real texture. This product is sold in limited quantities in 5400 yen, A Premier feeling.
Buy a souvenir of "gold leaf goods" in Kanazawa, Japan's No.1 gold leaf production!
Source: k-katani.com
[Oil Blotting Paper]
Oil Blotting Paper of Kanazawa Katani is made in such a way that "gilt-punch paper process". For making the paper hitting in pressure, it shattered the fine fiber and the density has become very high. It therefore has become Blotting Paper that is surprisingly absorbing force.
In the shop. you can also experience the pasting of gold leaf (work time about 60 minutes) too!
Open Hours: 9:00 to 17:00
(The day of booking of gold leaf paste experience is till PM 4:00)
Kanazawa | 6-33 Shimoshinchō, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0910
Buy a souvenir of "gold leaf goods" in Kanazawa, Japan's No.1 gold leaf production!
[Gilt Cosmetics]
At the Hakuichi, you can buy a gold leaf cosmetics such as lotion, cleansing of gold leaf foil and lip gloss. Enhancing a moisturizing power of the skin due to the use of gold leaf, it will be firmness and elasticity! It will be a great souvenirs to friends and family.
In Higashiyama shop, you can also enjoy the crafts using gold leaf and gold leaf soft-serve ice cream.

Higashiyama shop
Open Hours: 9:00 to 18:00
Access: 5-min walk from the bus stop "Hashiba-cho"
Kanazawa | 1 Chome-15 Higashiyama, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0831
Buy a souvenir of "gold leaf goods" in Kanazawa, Japan's No.1 gold leaf production!
【sake】
"Fuku Masamune Kagayaki Kanazawa Junmai Ginjo pure gold leaf input" of Fukumitsuya is a luxury drink that contains gold leaf. Enjoy the gorgeous aroma and noble taste. It is recommended especially to drink in cold sake.
Since Kanazawa shop has a brewery tour (by appointment), Please join here by all means.

Kanazawa shop
Open Hours: 10:00 to 19:00
Kanazawa | 2 Chome-8-3 Ishibiki, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0935
Buy a souvenir of "gold leaf goods" in Kanazawa, Japan's No.1 gold leaf production!
[Edible Kazarihaku]
At the "Hatokuchi-Tsumami" located at the entrance of the Higashi Chaya district, you can buy the edible Kazarihaku (decoration foil). The edible decorative foil is a gold leaf eaten pulled out in the symbol or character to enjoy decorating food and drink. . From the message, such as "thank you" to the pattern of the heart and nose, there are always about 25 different sales. (486 yen - 864 yen)

Open Hours: 9:30 to 18:00 (winter 9:30 to 17:30)
Kanazawa | 1 Chome-13-23 Higashiyama, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0831
Buy a souvenir of "gold leaf goods" in Kanazawa, Japan's No.1 gold leaf production!
[Gilt-filled coffee]
Please try to buy all means "Yoshi Kanazawa decoration Asano" in gold leaf containing drip coffee "Kanazawa beauty coffee (each 540 yen)"! The style of Japan is felt even from the package, and it is sure to be a please souvenir. There are also many souvenirs of Kanazawa that is unique, please visit here if you have time.

Open Hours: 9:00 to 18:00
Closed: Tuesday (opne in the case of a public holiday)
Kanazawa | 1 Chome-8-3 Higashiyama, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0831
Buy a souvenir of "gold leaf goods" in Kanazawa, Japan's No.1 gold leaf production!
[Vinegar drink]
At "Chaya beauty", "golden plum" (864 yen) is recommended. It is a gold leaf containing vinegar drink wearing a plum of Ishikawa Prefecture on the sweet and sour of pure rice vinegar. You can purchase a variety of foods such as gold leaf containing jams and gold leaf containing cosmetics♪

Open Hours: 9:30 to 18:00 (winter 9:30 to 17:30)
Kanazawa | 1 Chome-26-17 Higashiyama, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa-ken 920-0831
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