Cheese

Tea Anyone?

My husband, Ali, was researching about restaurants in Japan and came across one called KinMATA.

I read it as Kintama.. and I thought.. Kintama…hmm it sounds familiar..  Kintama? KINTAMA?!

Yes Kintama.. 金玉 means golden egg  and is a Japanese slang for Testicles!! I don’t know why I remember words like this..

In Chinese, the translation of Kintama is ‘Golden Jade’.  So it was ok for  Coca Cola (Singapore) to have a drink called 金玉茶 aka Kintama Tea aka Testicle Tea aka Golden Jade Tea. HAHAHA

Here is a picture of it

My friend from Japan bought a few cans to give it to his friends as souvenirs.

I think word got around and they changed the name of the tea. What a pity!

Categories: Cheese, Culture, Language, Travel | Tags: | Leave a comment

Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com.

That Time In

An Asia & Europe photography & travel blog

ANGIE & JAMES DO STUFF

the quintessential food & travel blog for the modern soul

sheryl oben photography: shutter + bliss

a photoblog of travel, musings and everything in between

Claire Atkinson

maker of images

Hiking Photography

Beautiful photos of hiking and other outdoor adventures.

Dally and Dogs!

Dog training, hiking & my pets

Salt * Wet * Fish

Fishing for more thoughts

StickertyClick.com

" Creativity is a drug that i can't live without' - Cecil B. Demille StickertyClick, Destination for all of your edgy creative needs.

The Heiko

All Things Heiko

KUNGIE

Tight opinions and fluffy poop.

Singapore Armchair Critic

A blog about politics and policies in Singapore and beyond

jkwordplay

Primarily a language blog on japanese and korean

Everything Also Complain

What Singaporeans complain about

はい!チーズ!

Jörg David Photography

Canon-Photography, Animals, People, Travel, Landscape and more ...

LEANNE COLE

Fine Art Photographer ~ Daring to be Different

RyanPhotography

..... Images by Bren and Ashley Ryan

Peasnatch's Blog

Hi:) I'm Akemi. Thanks for coming to my blog :) こんにちは♡ブログに来て下さってありがとうございます(•ω•)

%d bloggers like this: