Awesome green tea bags protect your cup with ninja, samurai, and other characters 2021-04-04 Sun 2021-04-04 Sun Very few things are as calming and soul-centering as a nice hot cup of authentic green tea. But sometimes you may find yourself feeling as if something is lacking from your tea-sipping experience, something that ties the whole session together. Perhaps that something is a drinking companion, and not just any companion, but one that watches over your tea. Like a ninja or a samurai. Well, fortunately Yamasuzukimoto Shoten has your back, with these silhouettes of samurai, ninja, sumo, and geisha that double as stickers attached to your tea bag. Each tea bag comes with a leather-cutout of a figure emblematic to different areas of Japanese art and culture. While you may be familiar with sumo wrestlers, samurai, ninja, and geisha, junihitoe and sukeroku may not immediately ring a bell. The junihitoe is an elegant twelve-layer kimono worn by Japanese court-ladies that originated during the Heian period, while sukeroku, a famous kabuki play whose titular character is a samurai with a strong penchant for starting fights. The cool and charming tea bags are called yakusha ga sorotta Tea Bags (役者が揃ったTEA BAG), the name essentially translates to "the cast has been assembled" tea bags, signifying that a cast that represents the different facets of Japan's most recognizable art and culture has been assembled. The goal of these six stylish character tea-bags is to unleash a feeling of "This is Japan!" while you enjoy your high-quality green tea. Ninja Samurai Geisha Sumo Sukeroku Junihitoe Speaking of tea, this isn't just a gimmicky pack of ninja tea bags, but especially selected high-quality tea leaves from Shizuoka prefecture, which accounts for 45% of Japan's overall tea production, as the prefecture's climate and quality water have made the prefecture one of Japan's leading producers of tea, particularly sencha. Yamasuzukimoto Shoten has also made English information regarding the six Japanese tea bag characters available on the tea's packaging. And enjoying the Japanese aesthetic doesn't end once you finish your tea. The leather cut-out figures can be used as interior decorations, or just as stickers that you can attach to anything to spruce up its look. You can buy the collection of Japanese warrior and performer tea bags at grape SHOP. (We use WorldShopping Global. The grape SHOP page is in Japanese, but if you see the WorldShopping widget appear at the bottom of the page, that product can be shipped overseas) By - Big Neko. Tags: Grape Shop / Japan / Ninja / Tea Bags / Theater grape Japan Goods Awesome green tea bags protect your cup with ninja, samurai, and other characters Related Article Hopeful Japanese assembly member campaigns with “Abe Masks” as her bra J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter And The Cursed Child on Stage finally makes its debut in Japan Crowdfunding Project Aims To Reopen One Of Japan’s Haunted And Abandoned Amusement Parks Watch Seismic Isolation Flooring Prevent Damage During The 2011 Great East Japan Earthquake Super Clingy and Cute Cat Refuses to Ever Let Go of Favorite Human’s Arm Japanese Wool Felt Artist Creates Ultra-Realistic And Adorable Shiba Inu, Corgis, And More!