While most Japanese Washi boxes shine with colors, this one plays a much more sober card. Its large format is ideal for everyday tea drinkers.
This tea pack contains our Pu Er Shou 2018 Jingmai Organic, vacuum sealed to retain freshness and to assure authenticity.
It's liquor, brick-coloured and crystalline, reveals its mineral character with aromas of undergrowth and camphor resins. Marine (algae) and cereal (oats) nuances complement the aromatic profile of this silky, easy to drink, tea.
On the outside, the certified FSC (environmentally friendly sources) cardboard box is covered with all the information you need on the tea's origin, the producer profile, a taste …
The chasen is a traditional tool and is essential for preparing matcha. It is made from a single piece of bamboo with the end cut into several thin slivers to whisk the green tea into a small quantity of water. With a quick motion, the whisked tea is then fully emulsified and attains the proper texture as seen in the famous Japanese tea ceremony – the chanoyu.
A delicious matcha with an excellent quality / price ratio brought to us by the Osafumi brothers, second generation producers. This matcha comes from the mythical region of Uji, near Kyoto (the former capital of Japan), and more precisely from Ujitawara, hometown of Nagatani Soen, inventor of the sencha tea style. Its powerful and tasty emulsion offers a velvety texture and a slightly bitter-sweet flavor, with notes of oily grass and snow peas. A touch of gentle iodine tickles the palate, overshadowing everything.
This small cup comes with a lid and saucer and is used especially for infusing large leaf teas.
The west has once again fallen in love with green tea.
Hot off the press, our new book "Thé vert à la rencontre d'un art millénaire". Travel with us through meetings with the artisans and other highlights of Asia's green tea cultures, a new study on tea and health and page after page of beautiful photos and illustrations.
From time immemorial, praised by poets adored by Emperors, tea is not only the most consumed beverage on the planet but also an essential part of the diet of millions around the world. From its distant Chinese origins the taste for tea has crossed all borders. Its many virtues and flavours make it hard to ignore. Whether the leaves come from the famous sacred mountains of China or the highest gardens of Darjeeling, every cup tells a story, reveals the grower's craft, conjures up a landscape. Take a voyage into the teascapes of China, Taiwan, India, Japan and other important producing …
This Tasting Kit contains 4 teas of unique character, selected at source by our team of tasters. Inside you will find preparation instructions and a flavour wheel to illustrate the profile of each tea. The assortment includes:
This Tasting Kit contains 4 teas of unique character, selected at source by our team of tasters. Inside you will find preparation instructions and a flavour wheel to illustrate the profile of each tea. The assortment includes*:
Here is a practical brewing vessel of amazing simplicity, designed for people who want to drink tea on the move. This flask is made of double walled glass with an airtight lid and a removable stainless steel filter. It allows you the choice to brew your tea leaves using the technique you find most convenient at the time.