April 23

What’s Swirly and Orange and Not the Flavor You Think It Is?

Okay, I’m not going to guess orange sherbet, then. Something more exotic…Mango!

Nope.

Pumpkin!

Nope. I’ll give you a hint: when I was in grade school, something this flavor was usually eaten with grilled cheese sandwiches.

Oh no, it’s that weird togarashi pepper flavor from Ice Cream City, isn’t it?

Nyoop. (Ahahaha, you think I ate peppers as a child? Not in a million years.)

I give up.

It’s…CREAMY TOMATO.

Saw this on offer at the ice cream place on the lower level of Nakano Broadway.

Jonelle Patrick writes novels set in Tokyo

When Detective Kenji Nakamura’s phone rings with the news that his mother’s death wasn’t an accident, his life begins to unravel…read more