Kyou Mukashi: A Matcha Review

Kyou Mukashi: A Matcha Review

Background Kyou Mukashi is an inexpensive matcha sold by O-Cha.com. Grown in Uji, it is the thin type of matcha known as usucha. According to the description from the vendor, the name means, "Old Capitol". Kyou Mukashi comes in a red, resealable…
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Oku Hikari: An Organic Sencha Review

Oku Hikari: An Organic Sencha Review

Oku Hikari is an organic sencha from the Shizuoka prefecture in Japan. This mid/deep steamed tea is offered by O-Cha.com. Background Oku Hikari can be described in one word: fun. With aromas similar to Yutaka Midori and playful tones of…
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Kirameki: An Asamushi Tea Review

Kirameki: An Asamushi Tea Review

Kirameki is a high quality asamushi sencha. From Tsuen - Japan's oldest teashop - Kirameki is available online through O-Cha.com. Background Kirameki is the name given to this tea when it is released in shincha season. For the rest of…
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