Sipping on Japanese Starbucks #8 – The Espresso Affogato Frappuccino

Hello everyone and こんにちは! I'm here with another drink that slipped under my radar! But in my defense, this drink came out during Golden Week when I was busy traveling and caught up in a sea of plans. Regardless, this drink is still available today and so this past weekend I was able to try … Continue reading Sipping on Japanese Starbucks #8 – The Espresso Affogato Frappuccino

Sipping on Japanese Starbucks #7 – The Royal Milk Tea Frappucino

Hello everyone and こんにちは! Today I'm here with another special drink review! The Royal Milk Tea Frappuccino was actually released in May in order to honor the new emperor of Japan and the start of the Reiwa era. I, however, wasn't able to get my hands on it (thanks life) until now. I honestly hadn't … Continue reading Sipping on Japanese Starbucks #7 – The Royal Milk Tea Frappucino

Sipping on Japanese Starbucks #6 – The Teavana Sencha and Green Apple Frozen Tea

**Featured image ©Starbucks Japan** Hello everyone and こんにちは! I'm here to discuss the other special flavor currently at Starbucks Japan in the month of June 2019! This one was pretty cool to try, with it being a frozen tea rather than the usual frappuccino. I'm excited to step away from creamy drinks and discuss my … Continue reading Sipping on Japanese Starbucks #6 – The Teavana Sencha and Green Apple Frozen Tea

Embracing Reiwa and Exploring in Japan’s New Era

Hello everyone and こんにちは! We've finally made it to the third (and final) installment of this series! This is part 3/3 of my Golden Week look-back series; although it's a couple months later at this point (thanks, life) we're going to finish out strong! ~~~~~~~~~~~ Once a new emperor was crowned in Japan, residents said … Continue reading Embracing Reiwa and Exploring in Japan’s New Era

Sipping on Japanese Starbucks #5 – The Lemon Yogurt Hakko Frappuccino

Hello everyone and こんにちは! Starbucks Japan has blessed us with another limited drink, so of course I've got to review it! This go round, Starbucks is celebrating summer with their first drink release of June: the Lemon Yogurt Hakko Frappuccino!  This drink practically screams summer, and packs a perfectly sweet citrus punch with each sip. … Continue reading Sipping on Japanese Starbucks #5 – The Lemon Yogurt Hakko Frappuccino