Category: Matcha

Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms’ Tea Tour | Event Recap

Tour provided by Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms

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, I wanted to talk about the Tea Tours that the Farm hosts!

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Tea-spiration by Lu Ann Pannunzio & Encha Organic Matcha’s mini-Encha | Tea Feature, Book & Tea Review

Tea received as a gift

Tea-spiration Book and Encha Matcha

My intentions for this post was to feature 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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Ippodo Tea Co.’s Tancho-no-mukashi and Ummon-no-mukashi | Tea Review

Tea discounted for review

Ippodo Tea Co. Matcha Spoons

One brand that has been recommended to me a few times regarding matcha was Ippodo Tea Co.! However, since I am Canadian, and all products ship from Japan, they were rather costly. I was happy when I found out that a Canadian brand, Menos, partnered with Ippodo and carried some of their items. Continue reading “Ippodo Tea Co.’s Tancho-no-mukashi and Ummon-no-mukashi | Tea Review”