Category: How To

November 24, 2017 1 comment

Why Host a Japanese Tea Ceremony at Home? Many of us live a hectic lifestyle and often work in stressful environments. While we may enjoy the work that we do, at times we need to take a break and find moments of peace. A Japanese tea ceremony is one way to refocus the mind and…

November 22, 2017 No comments exist

Sencha Japanese Green Tea: Everyday Essentials Found in almost every Japanese household and enjoyed around the world, sencha is a mild and delicious green tea. It is the most common type of green tea. That postcard image of rolling hills and tea crops? They are lush growing fields that offer good sunlight and make the…

October 16, 2017 1 comment

Japanese tea ceremonies are an ancient held tradition with a set of unique practices and meaning. The values and respect shown in the tea room can translate and enrich not only our own lives, but the lives of others. Read on to learn more about the importance of showing appreciation in all we do, and…

October 12, 2017 2 comments

  Whether you are brewing Japanese tea for the first time, or are a seasoned drinker, this article is aimed towards helping you better understand some key concepts and methods behind producing delicious and relaxing Japanese tea. From my own personal experiences, I will share how water temperature, type of water used, and how pouring…