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The Global Japanese Tea Association – Japanese Tea Marathon- Day 10 | Shiga

Day 10 of The Japanese Tea Marathon has arrived and today we are travelling to Shiga! Shiga is one of the few landlocked prefectures in Japan. Right in the center of Shiga though lies Japan’s largest lake, Biwa, and it is believed that people have lived around the lake since the stone age. Shiga is… Continue reading The Global Japanese Tea Association – Japanese Tea Marathon- Day 10 | Shiga

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The Global Japanese Tea Association – Japanese Tea Marathon- Day 6 | Nagasaki

Located on the west side of Kyushu island, Nagasaki itself has the largest number of islands in Japan. For a long time Nagasaki was known as the gateway to Japan, with it's geographical location making it one of the main ports for trading with Asia and Europe. During the isolation period of Japan - ‘sakoku’… Continue reading The Global Japanese Tea Association – Japanese Tea Marathon- Day 6 | Nagasaki

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The Global Japanese Tea Association – Japanese Tea Marathon- Day 5 | Saga

Located on the west side of Kyushu island, Saga is known as the birthplace of Japanese ceramics, especially Japanese porcelain. To this day, there are several areas that make Japanese porcelain including Arita, Imari and Karatsu. Saga prefecture is the smallest in Kyushu island, but it has an active agriculture. Some wheat, barley and rice… Continue reading The Global Japanese Tea Association – Japanese Tea Marathon- Day 5 | Saga

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The Global Japanese Tea Association – Japanese Tea Marathon – Day 2 | Miyazaki

Day 2 of the Japanese tea marathon hosted by The Global Japanese Tea Association! For today's marathon workshop we learnt all about Miyazaki. So just like yesterdays post, in this post I'm going to go through what we learnt about the region, the tea that grows there and what we learnt about the guest farmer… Continue reading The Global Japanese Tea Association – Japanese Tea Marathon – Day 2 | Miyazaki

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Matcha Monday Masterclasses | An Interview With Ian Chun of Yunomi Tea

Well, quite a bit of time has passed since I last posted, I definitely wasn't expecting that to happen but a mixture of managing a chronic illness and moving house meant I just did not have the time to write posts, do tasting session or take pictures. We have now moved house though and I… Continue reading Matcha Monday Masterclasses | An Interview With Ian Chun of Yunomi Tea