JAPAN ONLY: Weird Name of the Items Series [No.1]
Staple drink in summer is “Pocari Sweat”
Even though Japanese people don’t think it’s weird, I bet foreigners might think, “What is Pocari in the first place!?” or “Why on earth would we drink sweat!?” （^ ^ ;
“Pocari Sweat” was made to resupply nutrients lost by playing sports and there’s no sweat in it.
It’s a light sports drink.
In Japan’s summer, it’s the second most popular drink next to green tea.