Starbucks releases 47 Frappuccinos around Japan, we try the one for Nara Prefecture

Originally published on Sora News by Oona McGee

Can this Frappuccino capture the flavour of a region famous for deer and the giant Buddha? 

Earlier this month, Starbucks surprised us with the announcement that they would be celebrating their 25th anniversary in Japan by releasing a total of 47 regional-exclusive Frappuccinos around the country, with one sold in every prefecture.

The series, called 47 Jimoto Frappuccino, with “jimoto” meaning “local,” was finally released today, and our Nara-based Starbucks expert K. Masami wasted no time in heading down to her local branch to pick up the Nara-exclusive beverage.

▼ This is where Nara sits in the grand

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