Yutaka Midori Madoka Review

Yutaka Midori Madoka Review

As we gear up for the 2016 shincha harvest, I find myself nearing the end of my tea stash. One curiosity I've been holding onto for a moment like this is Yutaka Midori "Madoka" from O-Cha.com. Background Madoka is a…
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Okumidori: A Chiki Tea Review

Okumidori: A Chiki Tea Review

Ah the lazy days of summer. Sitting out on the patio, going to the beach, viewing the stars at night -- all wonderful summer experiences. Over the past few weeks, I've done all these things while sipping on a cup…
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Oku Midori: A Deep Steamed Sencha Review

Oku Midori: A Deep Steamed Sencha Review

After several weeks of rain, I am finally getting my first taste of summer weather. With (hopefully) endless hot and sunny days on the horizon, I can't help but daydream about heading to the beach, having backyard barbecues, and experiencing all…
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Kaoru Supreme: An Organic Matcha Review

Kaoru Supreme: An Organic Matcha Review

It's spring. Hopefully. I mean it is, isn't it? With the temperature still hovering around the freezing mark and snow still being a possibility, I have my fingers crossed. But either way, recently the weather was nice enough to sit outside in…
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Musashi: A Karigane Sencha Review

Musashi: A Karigane Sencha Review

Musashi is a long time fave of mine. I must have ordered it at least once every harvest over the past 6-7 years. I even reviewed it along with Matt in this video. Let's dive right into it. :) Background Musashi is…
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Chiran Asatsuyu: A Sencha Review

Chiran Asatsuyu: A Sencha Review

Chiran Asatsuyu is an inexpensive sencha sold by O-Cha.com. Named after the town from which it originates, this Japanese green tea is grown in the southern prefecture of Kagoshima. Background Sharing the name Chiran with another sencha selection may lead you to believe that these…
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