Recently I was given the chance to try an incredible matcha by the team over at Yunomi and I knew from the instant I took my first sip that I was going to end up writing a long form post about my experiences with this tea. The matcha in questions is a Modern Heritage Grade… Continue reading Tasting Sessions – Tsujki: Heritage Grade Uji Hikari Matcha
for me, 2022 among many other things is about trying to allow myself to have as many new tea experiences as possible, of which I have luckily already had a few in just the first two months. Today I wanted to add to that list of new tea experiences in 2022 with another tea first… Continue reading Trying a Bizenya – Hand Picked Fukumidori – Sayamacha White Tea For The First Time
What is high mountain oolong / high mountain tea? What makes it so special? Why is it so well-loved within the tea community? Why it is sold at a high price point? Why is it getting harder and hard to find? Those are all questions I am going to be answering in this post, I'll… Continue reading What Is Gao Shan Cha / High Mountain Tea?
Wow it's been a little bit since I last posted hasn't it! I 100% didn't plan on there being this much time between posts but I just haven't been able to work on writing blog content recently because I've been coming off my current medication for my chronic migraines and the side effects of slowly… Continue reading Tasting Sessions – Masters Tea – Rohini First Oolong
These three matchas are from Uji (specifically the area near Joyo), Wazuka and Nisho. They are high-grade matchas that are suitable for both usucha and koicha and they have been named after the regions they come from Uji Harmony, Wazuka Hilltop and Nishio Bloom. Each of the matchas was shaded for around six weeks. Elevation… Continue reading Side By Side Matcha Comparison – Featuring Three Matchas From Naoki Matcha