Sign of autumn – Japanese sweet potatoes Frappuccino appears at Starbucks Japan【Taste test】

Originally published on Sora News by Casey Baseel

Is this yaki imo drink worth eating?

In Japan, yaki imo, roasted sweet potatoes, are so popular in the fall that they’re sold out of trucks that cruise around residential neighborhoods playing a special jingle, like a tuber vegetable-version of an ice cream truck. But while you can sit back and wait for the sweet potatoes to come to you, you’ll actually have to get up and out of the house if you want to try Starbucks Japan’s new Yaki Imo Frappuccino, so that’s exactly what our Japanese-language reporter K. Masami did.

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