Here in Britain many people are brought up drinking tea yet most of that consumption is solely black tea. Speaking from personal experience I know many people consider fruit and herbal teas too ‘childish’ and any other tea colour albeit green, Oolong, Rooibos etc too ‘different’ and even deemed ‘unnecessary’. Some like myself are willing… Continue reading What’s so great about Green Tea?
This months Yunomi.us Tea Club contains three Sencha samples from the Kurihara family across three different grades: standard, superior and imperial. The perfect time to write a comparison review. The Kurihara family are known for growing gyokuro which has been growing on their farm since 1942. Located in the small town of Yabemura the primary… Continue reading Review – Sencha Standard, Superior and Imperial Standoff
Firstly let me apologize for my disappearance, my previous entry was a post about Halloween teas which was an astonishing 4 months ago! I only meant to be gone over the Christmas holidays but unfortunately the new year has been just as busy. Since I last blogged I’ve closed down my jewellery business, had a… Continue reading My first taste of the wonderful world of Japanese Oolong