Source: © ValuePress Co., Ltd. Cute cat ninjas dissolve into cappuccino drinks made with tea from the birthplace of matcha 2021-04-04 Sun 2021-04-05 Mon Ueo Seika Ltd. 株式会社上尾製菓, a manufacturer of Japanese sweets established in the cradle of green tea, Uji-Tawaracho, in Kyoto Prefecture, has launched a new project called Neko Nincha Cappuccino ねこ忍茶カプチーノ through a crowdfunding campaign ending on May 11th, 2021. The Neko Nincha Cappuccino project aims to convey the qualities of Uji-Tawaracho green tea in a cute and appealing format that everyone can enjoy. © ValuePress Co., Ltd. The birthplace of green tea is Uji-Tawaracho! Most people in Japan and even the world know Uji as the city of tea in Kyoto. Uji-Tawaracho, where Ueo Seika Ltd. is located, is a rural town without even a train station, but it is actually the place where green tea was first produced. In spite of this fact, even people in Kyoto City sometimes ask: "Where is Uji-Tawaracho?" Hoping to contribute to the community and promote Uji-Tawaracho tea to the world, Ueo Seika Ltd. decided to make Neko Nincha Cappuccino. Five characteristics of Neko Nincha Cappuccino 1. Made with authentic tea leaves from Uji-Tawaracho, the birthplace of green tea. 2. Easy to drink, just pour hot water to dissolve. 3. Undeniably kawaii 4. Perfect for souvenirs and gifts 5. Easy to arrange into smoothies, shakes, and other desserts Rewards Various tiers of rewards are available, including: Box of Neko Nincha Cappuccino: Matcha x 3 / Hōjicha x 3 10% discount: 1,800 JPY Box of Neko Nincha Cappuccino: Matcha x 3 / Hōjicha x 3 5% discount: 1,900 JPY 3 Boxes of Neko Nincha Cappuccino: Matcha x 3 / Hōjicha x 3 10% discount: 4,500 JPY 3 Boxes of Neko Nincha Cappuccino: Matcha x 3 / Hōjicha x 3 5% discount: 4,750 JPY Uji-cha Gourmet Set (Box of Neko Nincha Cappuccino, Yōkan, Hōzui, Kohaku, Kompeito, Namagashi) 20% discount: 4,400 JPY and more Visit the Neko Nincha Cappuccino crowdfunding campaign on Makuake here. Tasting Event For those living in the Kyoto area, there will be a Neko Nincha Cappuccino tasting event on Saturday, April 27, 2021 from 11:00 to 16:00 at 宗円交遊庵 やんたん Sōen Kōyūan Yantan By - Ben K. Tags: Cat / Green Tea / hojicha / Matcha / Ninja / Ueo Seika Co. Ltd. / Uji Tawaracho / Uji-Matcha grape Japan Food Cute cat ninjas dissolve into cappuccino drinks made with tea from the birthplace of matcha Related Article Japanese cat looks like a drunken salaryman on a Friday night Starbucks Japan Kicks Off New Year With Roasted Green Tea Cream Frappuccino Impact from awesome photo of two cats high-fiving breaks Japanese internet Gudetama Latte Art And Adorably Lazy Dishes Take Up Residence At A Kyoto Matcha Cafe Begin The Morning With ‘Denny’s Uji Matcha Pancake’ This Outdoorsy Cat Loves Taking Hikes, And Will Even Take Lead On The Trail!