Tea 201 – Origin – Where Tea is Grown

It would not be a proper lesson on tea without sitting down and discussing the origin of tea. Where is it grown? More importantly where can it grow?

Japanese Tea Ceremony – Utensils

When it comes to a simple Japanese Tea Ceremony, it is anything but simple. Especially when it comes to the utensils.

Tea 201 – What is Matcha?

Whenever I walked into a tea shop, I had always seen the bamboo whisk pictured above but could never figure out what it had to do with tea…apparently it is all in the matcha.