If there's one thing we all know well enough by now it's that Japan does green teas perfectly. They have their methods and productions perfected and they have every right to be well know because of their many incredible varieties of green tea. But as we have discussed previously, they also have a long history… Continue reading Tasting Sessions – Trying an aged Japanese oolong for the first time ever!
Happy Matcha Monday Everyone! You all know that I love Matcha and that I love to prepare it traditionally as often as I can, but I can sadly only have one bowl a day because more than that and it will react too harshly with the medication I am on for my chronic migraines. So… Continue reading Hojicha Powder | A Great Low Caffeine Matcha Alternative
I can't believe we are at this point in the year already it really seems like this year has gone by in the blink of an eye compared to 2020, before we know it Christmas will be here and we'll be making our way into 2022 but until then there are many more Fridays which… Continue reading Insights Into The Japanese Tea Industry – Postcard Tea Q&A
Not too long ago now I was able to purchase(*) Batabatacha through Yunomi. I took a risk with this blend because I had never tried anything like this before, but I’m always looking to learn more about Japanese tea traditions and to try them out for myself so I wanted to give it a go… Continue reading What is Batabatacha? – A Traditional Japanese Herbal Blend & A Fermented Tea
Hello Everyone! I'm back today with the latest instalment of my newest series here on my blog which is of course titled Insights Into The Japanese Tea Industry. Like I said in the first post for this series last Friday, each week I'm going to be doing a Q&A with either a Japanese tea company,… Continue reading Insights Into The Japanese Tea Industry – Senbird Tea Q&A