Pond at the Benten Shrine in Shiba
Author: Kawase Hasui (Japanese, 1883-1957)
Medium: Color woodblock print
Location: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Cool Japanese Women & Cool Japanese Men by Sweaty Pocari
- Pocari Sweat (ポカリスエット Pokari Suetto) is a popular Japanese soft drink and sports drink, manufactured by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. It was launched in 1980 and is now also available in East Asia, Southeast Asia, the Middle East, and the United States. Pocari Sweat is a mild-tasting, relatively light, non-carbonated sweet beverage and is advertised as an “ion supply drink”. It has a mild grapefruit flavor with little aftertaste.