Enjoy watching your cherry blossom cup come to life and bloom right in front of your eyes as you serve your drink. In Japanese culture, hanami is a popular practice of sitting under a blooming cherry blossom tree and enjoying drinks and food with friends and family. The hanami season varies from year to year and lots of people in Japan look forward to it every year. But now, you can enjoy the practice of hanami with friends and family at home whenever you want.
Cherry blossom is a symbol of springtime, love and luck. Watch as your unsuspecting guests' eyes light up when they see the beautiful transformation of these cups into a blooming cherry blossom. Relax, unwind and enjoy the powerful symbolism of these cups as you sip your favorite drink from them. And enjoy the practice of hanami at home, with your loved ones by your side.
Frequently Asked Questions
No, you can repeat it as many times as you want! As soon as the cup reaches back to normal room temperature, the rich color fades away and the flowers are ready to bloom again.
No, you can use any drink you wish such as water, tea, club soda or various alcoholic drinks. Just make sure the drink is at the right temperature. Depending on the variant you bought, the drink should be hotter than 113°F or colder than 71°F. For best results we recommend using a drink that you can easily see through.
Depending on the variant you bought, the drink should be hotter than 113°F or colder than 71°F. For best results we recommend using a drink that you can easily see through.
The cup is printed with a special food safe pigment that is sensitive to high or low temperatures. These are called thermochromic pigments and they change color to reveal their beauty at the right temperatures.
No, in order to protect the colors, please don't put your cups in the microwave or the dishwasher. For cleaning, we recommend gently hand washing the cups with soap and water.
HOW TO USE
Start with a cup that is at room temperature. Depending on whether you have the hot or the cold variant, make sure that your drink is either hotter than 113°F or colder than 71°F. Then slowly pour your drink into the cup and watch its flowers bloom before your eyes. Enjoy!
Warning: Do not place the cup in the microwave or the dishwasher.