TRIP 2018 & TEA 101: Guide to Common Japanese Green Teas (ft. Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms)

Teas Provided by Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms

Obubu Tea Common Japanese Green Teas

Since I am living at Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms in Japan, it seemed most fitting to start a series focused on tea: TEA 101! The first post I wanted to write was a guide to common Japanese green teas.

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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 REVIEW: Sips by November Box featuring Yatra Tea Company, Nepali Tea Traders, white2tea, and Lauku Tea

Tea received at a discount for review

Sips by Nov Spoons

This will be my last Sips by review for the year! That actually makes me sad. I received three boxes and each one was unique and fun! This time there are two blacks, a puerh ball, and a herbal blend in the box!

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TEA REVIEW: Lemon Lily’s Maritime Maple, Cherry Vanilla, and Coconut Ginger

Tea provided for review

Lemon Lily Green Black Herbal Tea Spoons

I am not 100% on this, but I’m pretty sure I came across Lemon Lily in the comment section on one of my posts when I asked about flavouring in blends. Jason, the owner, kindly chimed in and was very informative about flavouring!

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TEA REVIEW: Shibui Tea’s Tropical Green, English Breakfast, and Imperial Yunnan Organic

Tea provided for review

Shibui Tea Tropical Green, English Breakfast, and Imperial Yunnan Organic Spoons

I actually came across this brand on Instagram. However, it was a UK brand. Thankfully, I did some digging and found out that they had a Canadian arm, so I reached out to buy some samples. Paul, one of the brothers, was kind enough to send me some teas and some tea filters!

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