Category: japanese green tea

What is Kukicha tea? Kukicha ("Twig tea") is a blend of tea leaves (Sencha or Bancha) and stems of the tea plant. It is available in green and slightly ...

Matcha green tea is steeped in Japanese history, culture, and tradition. Way of Tea Centuries ago, Zen Buddhists in Japan made a discovery. They found that ...

What is Genmaicha tea? Genmaicha tea is made by blending traditional Japanese green tea with toasted brown rice. You might actually find tiny popcorn-looking ...

What is Hojicha? Hojicha is Japanese roasted green tea. At some point of tea production,  heat has to be applied to stop oxidizing of tea leaves. In Japan, ...

What is Gyokuro green tea? A very special (and pricey) Japanese green tea. Gyokuro is also poetically called Jade Dew, which is a literal translation from ...

What is Sencha tea? Sencha green tea is the most popular and beloved tea of Japan. As most others types of Japanese tea, it is produced with the steamed ...

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