2018 TRIP: Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms’ Tea Tour Recap

Obubu Tea Farms Fields

At the start of the year, I mentioned I was going on a trip to Japan, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Well, now I’m in Japan on my internship at Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms! My first few days in Japan have been quiet, so instead of doing a week at the tea farm (I’ll do that in the future), I will be talking about the Tea Tours that Obubu Tea Farms hosts!

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TEA EVENT: Toronto Tea Festival – Tea Tasting & Recap

Toronto Tea Festival Items

The 2018 Toronto Tea Festival was a whirlwind for me! There were many vendors and tea friends for me to meet and see, as well as teas to taste. I contemplated how to recap this event, so I thought that I would take you along with me as if we are going to the various booths together and show you my small tea hull.

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TEA FEATURE & TEA REVIEW: Tea Thoughts & Pique Tea

Some products received as gifts

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Like most of my Tea Features, I came across Nazanin from Tea Thoughts on Instagram! I enjoyed her beautiful tea-inspired pins and recipes. Through her social media, it is obvious that she loves tea and has built on that love. In this post, I plan to introduce Nazanin and her pins, as well as review a tea she gifted me from Pique Tea!

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TEA FEATURE & TEA REVIEW: The Sugared Teacup Custom Box Featuring For Tea’s Sake, First Edition Tea Co., Tealish, T by Daniel, and The Honest Leaf

The Sugared Teacup Spoons

Today’s Tea Feature will be Deb from the Sugared Teacup and I will be also reviewing a Holiday Tea Box she curated for me. I came across Deb when I crossed paths with her on Instagram. Deb has been such a great part of my tea journey.

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TEA FEATURE, BOOK REVIEW & TEA REVIEW: Tea-spiration by Lu Ann Pannunzio & Encha Organic Matcha’s mini-Encha

Tea-spiration Book and Encha Matcha

I intended for this post to be a Tea Feature of Lu Ann Pannunzio and review of her book, Tea-spiration: Inspirational Words for Tea Lovers. However, during the holidays, Lu Ann sweetly sent me a card along with some of her favourite matcha from Encha Organic Matcha! So, instead, this will be a Tea Feature of Lu Ann with a review of her book, Tea-spiration, and a Tea Review of mini-Encha.

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TEA FEATURE & TEA REVIEW: Amoda Tea & December 2017 Monthly Tea Subscription Box

Amoda Tea Spoons

I have to say, as a Canadian, one thing I love is supporting Canadian brands whenever I can. However, I also love tasting new teas all the time, so sample sizes are the best way for me to go! Enter Amoda Tea.  Continue reading “TEA FEATURE & TEA REVIEW: Amoda Tea & December 2017 Monthly Tea Subscription Box”