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Foamy or not Foamy Matcha?

Foamy or not Foamy Matcha?

When talking about making matcha tea, lots of people have asked me why they haven’t been able to create the sort of foam on the surface of the tea that...

Foamy or not Foamy Matcha?

When talking about making matcha tea, lots of people have asked me why they haven’t been able to create the sort of foam on the surface of the tea that...

How to make perfect Iced Matcha Latte

How to make perfect Iced Matcha Latte

If you are using a chashaku (a Japanese bamboo teaspoon) we recommend 4 scoops, or 2 scoops using an ordinary teaspoon (approx. 3g) Pass your matcha powder through a tea...

How to make perfect Iced Matcha Latte

If you are using a chashaku (a Japanese bamboo teaspoon) we recommend 4 scoops, or 2 scoops using an ordinary teaspoon (approx. 3g) Pass your matcha powder through a tea...

The season of Shincha (this year’s new harvest tea) and summer teas.

The season of Shincha (this year’s new harvest ...

I was in Japan in May, visiting Kyoto, Tokyo, Karatsu, Arita, Mashiko and Kasama. It has become a regular trip, going to stay at each place, and it’s wonderful to...

The season of Shincha (this year’s new harvest ...

I was in Japan in May, visiting Kyoto, Tokyo, Karatsu, Arita, Mashiko and Kasama. It has become a regular trip, going to stay at each place, and it’s wonderful to...

Matcha breakfast

Matcha breakfast

Since I came back from Japan, I have been having a cup of matcha tea with my breakfast. I have also been eating lots of berries and Muesli, with organic...

Matcha breakfast

Since I came back from Japan, I have been having a cup of matcha tea with my breakfast. I have also been eating lots of berries and Muesli, with organic...

premium matcha from Marukyu Koyamaen Kyoto - Keiko Uchida

Is Single-Origin Matcha better than Blended Mat...

I have noticed there are quite a few single-origin matcha teas in our better supermarkets these days. Single-origin matcha is not bad, but it is not actually the best matcha...

Is Single-Origin Matcha better than Blended Mat...

I have noticed there are quite a few single-origin matcha teas in our better supermarkets these days. Single-origin matcha is not bad, but it is not actually the best matcha...

Spring matcha Haru Kasumi from Kyoto

Spring matcha Haru Kasumi from Kyoto

We’ve also just launched our Spring seasonal Matcha Haru Kasumi, to celebrate the cherry blossom season. It is one of the most popular Spring matcha teas from Marukyu Koyamaen. As...

Spring matcha Haru Kasumi from Kyoto

We’ve also just launched our Spring seasonal Matcha Haru Kasumi, to celebrate the cherry blossom season. It is one of the most popular Spring matcha teas from Marukyu Koyamaen. As...