About AOJT

Art of Japanese Tea is a blog that aims to enrich lives through the sharing of knowledge about Japanese tea.

Our articles give insight into traditional Japanese tea, such as its brewing methods, as well as a window into Japanese tea culture.

With this, we hope to give you a deeper understanding of this ancient practice.


Since Buddhist monks introduced tea to Japan in the 9th century, tea culture and brewing techniques have continued to evolve.

Japanese tea culture has survived numerous generations, playing a significant role in shaping history, bringing people together and promoting good health.

As the many forms of Japanese tea continue to enrich the lives of many, we continue to learn important values and grow in its appreciation.

Read on, learn from and most importantly enjoy these stories and lessons of this ancient art.