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Last year, bubble tea’s popularity exploded in Japan. Now, Domino’s decided to release a pizza covered with those tapioca starch pearls.

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With a state of emergency declared in Japan, perhaps Domino’s decided it was a good idea to bring bubble tea’s bubbles to people. On pizza.

As Kotaku previously reported, a bubble tea boom caused long lines in Japan. There was even a bubble tea “theme park.”

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Says Domino’s Japan (and I quote):

“Black tapioca pearls, baked to a juicy chewiness, on top of a thick layer of mozzarella cheese makes for one hearty pizza!”

But that’s not all! It also comes with a packet of maple syrup, because I have no idea why really.

Illustration for article titled Dominos Japan Releases Pizza Covered In Boba From Bubble Tea
Image: Domino’s
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Available from April 20, supples are apparently limited.

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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