Starbucks Japan’s Halloween Frappuccino plays tricks on the taste buds

Originally published on Sora News by Oona McGee

New limited-time beverage has cosplay skills that’ll pop your tongue off.

In Japan, autumn is the month for eating freshly harvested sweet potatoes, unless you find yourself at Starbucks, where you’ll be able to drink them. Our Japanese-language reporter K. Masami recently got her fill of the sweet root vegetable when the chain released a Roasted Sweet Potato Frappuccino back in September, but that was just the start of the celebrations, as the earthy ingredient is back for Halloween, disguised as the new Treat with Trick Frappuccino.

▼ The Halloween Frappuccino is being sold in a tall size for 690 yen (US$6.03).

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