After my matcha post a few months ago, I realized I hadn’t had a kukicha (steam/twig tea) in awhile! So, I decided to share this roasted variation with everyone!Continue reading “Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms’ Suzume Roasted Kukicha | Tea Review”
In my most recent Kyoto Obubu Farms’ Tea Club box, this special sencha arrived and I wanted to share!Continue reading “Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms’ Hachiju-Hachiya | Tea Review”
Two months ago I restarted my TEA 101 series that I originally began to explore teas more in depth! I enjoyed the Question and Answer format of the last post, so I wanted to do one specifically about Japanese matchas with Momo Tea, a Canada based company!Continue reading “An Introduction to Japanese Matcha (ft. Momo Tea) | TEA 101”
I have a fond spot for Japanese black teas, however, they are uncommon. So, when I saw Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms had a Japanese black tea that was rolled like a sencha, I had to try it!Continue reading “Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms’ Pine Needle Wakoucha | Tea Review”
Tea is a beverage that has many complexities. Therefore, I wanted to break down one question spanning three countries (China, Japan and Korea) and answer why countries have such different teas! I thought it would be fun to bring some tea friends in to get the conversation going!Continue reading “What Makes East Asian Teas Unique? (ft. ZhenTea, Momo Tea and Soocha Tea) | TEA 101”
When spring comes around, I always think back to my time in Japan looking at the cherry blossoms. Therefore, it seemed only fitting to try a cherry blossom blend!Continue reading “Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms’ Sakura Sencha | Tea Review”
Since it is January, I thought it would be nice to start it off with traditional Japanese new year tea!Continue reading “Kyoto Obubu Tea Farm’s Obukucha | Tea Review”
While I may not always reach for matcha daily, it is still a lovely treat and transports me back to my time in Japan!Continue reading “Naoki Matcha’s Silver Yame Blend – Ceremonial Grade | Tea Review”
Over the last few months, the tea community has seen an explosion of online content in the form of courses, events, and everything in between! When I found out the annual Camellia Sinensis Summer Tea School program was repackaged into a virtual online event, I quickly purchased the accompanying teas!
Every quarter, I receive my Obubu Tea Club box. Last month, it came with a tea I hadn’t tried before, so I wanted to share it!