2017 Sakura Collection at Starbucks Japan
Spring in Japan is right around the corner which means warmer weather, cherry blossoms and more importantly, Sakura flavor lattes and frapuccinos and Sakura tumblers at Starbucks in Japan! Set to launch on February 15, 2017, Starbucks in Japan has just released its upcoming Sakura Collection Series which highlights what goodies are to come highlighting the Sakura Starbucks theme in Japan. Sakura Starbucks’ lattes and frappuccinos in Japan are not a new occurrence. Since 2010 Starbucks Japan has been launching seasonal Sakura, cherry blossom, inspired collectables and flavored drinks for customers who have been waiting all year for Sakura Starbucks in Japan.
Sakura Blossom Cream Frappuccino & Sakura Blossom Latte
Sakura Starbucks 2017 offers creations are the Sakura Blossom Cream Frappuccino with Crispy Swirls and the Sakura Blossom Latte. Each one is inspired by the beautiful cherry blossoms that bloom in the spring time around Japan as they include shaved pink chocolate that resembles cherry blossom pedals, lightly roasted mochi and a maple syrup as toppings. Inside each drink is a delicious mixture of condensed milk, white beans, and of course Sakura blossom and leaves.
Sakura Blossom Cream Frappuccino with Crispy Swirls
Tall: 570 yen
Grande: 610 yen
Venti®: 650 yen
*Short size is available upon request
Sakura Blossom Latte
Short: 430 yen
Tall: 470 yen
Grande: 510 yen
Availability：February 15, 2017 – March 14, 2017
2017 Sakura Collection of mugs, tumblers and more
February 15, 2017 will be the first of two exclusive collections with Sakura blossoms being the main underlying theme of these beautiful Sakura collectables at Starbucks Japan. The first of the two Sakura Starbucks collections is the “Harmony” collection. The beautiful Sakura blossoms take center stage in this collection of mugs, tumblers, glasses, and store cards. Sakura tumblers are an especially hot item when it comes to collectables from the Sakura Starbucks line in Japan. The Harmony Collection at Starbucks in Japan in 2017 is definitely a must have.
Price: Prices vary starting from 620 yen to 4,400 yen.
Availability: Starting February 15th
March 1st, 2017 is set to be the next launch of the “Purity” collection for the Sakura Starbucks line in Japan. White is the overall theme as it is closely associated with purity which gives the collection a simple yet beautiful take on purity. Again the Sakura tumblers are incredibly popular so make sure not to miss out on the Purity Collection for the Sakura Starbucks season in Japan for 2017.
Price: Prices vary starting from 620 yen to 4,500 yen.
Availability: Starting March 1st.
Let’s Try the Sakura Starbucks Drinks (Tokyo Kitasando Branch)
Staring February 15th, every Starbucks in Tokyo will be decorated with cherry blossoms. Every store is covered in pink flowers to celebrate the cherry blossoms.
Every product is pink and decorated with cherry blossoms, maybe one of these items means that it will be spring soon.
All of the tumbler and mug cups are covered in pink cherry blossoms and each one is a little different.
Whether its a cherry blossom latte or a cherry blossom frappuccino, you will definitely taste the fresh cream mixed with cherry blossoms. Each drink is topped with cute cherry blossom sprinkles. Surprisingly the drinks weren’t overly sweet, so they are easy to drink.
In addition to the cherry blossom drinks and the cherry blossom goods, Starbucks also launched the “SAKURA SNAP” special event. With your mobile phone, scan the QR Code to get exclusive images of cherry blossoms. There is 40 different images to collect and they will be distributed to 1,200 Starbucks branches within Japan. This event will be held from February 15th to February 28th, March 1st to March 14th. Don’t miss the chance to collect limited edition Starbucks merchandise from Japan.