Source: © PR Times, Inc. Lemon cheesecake mochi ice cream is a delightful twist on a beloved classic 2020-05-18 Mon 2020-05-18 Mon Yukimi Daifuku is a very popular brand of mochi ice cream in Japan. In its standard flavor, it consists of vanilla ice cream wrapped inside a thin layer of chewy mochi rice cake. However, just like many other ice cream desserts, they come in other flavors. Some of the standouts include heart-shaped sakura strawberry, and pancake with maple syrup centers. Now, in time for the warmer months of the year, we have a refreshing lemony twist on this beloved classic dessert: Lemon cheesecake Yukimi Daifuku © PR Times, Inc. As you can see from the illustration on the package, this flavor features rich, creamy cheesecake ice cream and a slightly tangy lemon sauce center, for a very lemony and delightful combination perfect for summer. If you have any doubts about the taste, you can rest assured knowing that this particular flavor was developed by fans. In fact, it says so right on the package: ファンが考えた fan ga kangaeta. Lotte conducted a campaign in September 2019 in which fans of the longstanding hit dessert contributed suggestions for a new flavor, and this was the winning proposal. © PR Times, Inc. Product Information Name (JP): 雪見だいふく れもんチーズケーキ風だいふく Transliteration: Yukimidaifuku remon chīzukēki-fū daifuku Meaning (EN): Yukimi Daifuku Lemon cheesecake-style daifuku (mochi ice cream) Goes on sale from May 25th, 2020 Where: stores nationwide (Japan) Volume: 94 ml (47 ml X 2) Price: 180 JPY (excl. tax) MSRP For more information about Lotte's Yukimi Daifuku series, please visit Lotte's product page here. By - grape Japan editorial staff. Tags: Cheesecake / lemon / Mochi / mochi ice cream / Yukimi Daifuku grape Japan Food Lemon cheesecake mochi ice cream is a delightful twist on a beloved classic Related Article Starbucks Baked Cheesecake Frappuccino Came Out Today, So We Checked It Out Chill Out Under the Cherry Blossom with a Sakura Mochi Ice Cream Creation The Fastest Mochi Makers In Japan Explain Their Mindblowing Technique The Best Matcha and Other Green Tea Desserts in Tokyo Sakura MOCHI Is The Perfect Union Between Japanese And Western Desserts Why is mochi one of the most dangerous foods that causes many deaths annually?