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
It’s time again for another Matcha Monday Masterclass and this time around I’m going to be sharing a method I’ve been using for years now to add a little bit of variety to my daily bowls of matcha. Since I’ve moved away from drinking flavoured tea, and always favoured traditional matcha over flavoured matcha, when… Continue reading Matcha Monday Masterclasses – Preparing Matcha Using Other Teas
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
Happy Matcha Monday everyone! Today I'm going to be starting a whole new series here on my blog which will be completely centred around the schools of Japanese tea and their origins, practices, concepts and more. They say to write the content you would look for and want to read the most and for years… Continue reading The Schools Of Japanese Tea – Urasenke
Hey Everyone! Thanks for sticking with me while I took a little bit of a break after posting non-stop for two weeks for the Japanese Tea Marathon. I'm back today with a little bit of an update and I'm really hoping that you will all be just as excited as I am about this update… Continue reading We’re Re-branding!