Ok I can’t resist one more ice carving and snow festival post. One of my well traveled readers, Sandra Taylor, mentioned that she lived in Sapporo Japan, a city that is well known for their annual Snow Festival. I started looking at photos of the Sapporo Snow Festival and was again amazed enough to want to share these photos with you.

Sapporo Snow Festival Ice Palace

A carved ice palace at the Sapporo Snow Festival in Japan

The last few months have been winter season in many countries and there were a number of ice and snow festival celebrations going on.
 
I know it’s a little off topic from fruit carving, but many chefs who do fruit and vegetable carving also do ice carving. That’s why it’s been so interesting for me to see photos of ice carvings done on a huge scale, such as those featured at the Snow Festival in Sapporo, Japan.

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