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What's the difference between Chinese and Japanese green tea?

What's the difference between Chinese and Japanese green tea?

To the untrained eye, there may not been a lot of difference between green teas from China and Japan. While the plant which provides the green tea ...

5 Things You Should Know About Genmaicha Green Tea

5 Things You Should Know About Genmaicha Green Tea

Genmaicha, sometimes known as popcorn tea, is a tea with a fascinating history. Many years ago, it was the preserve of Japan’s poorest people. They...

5 Things You Should Know About Hojicha Green Tea

5 Things You Should Know About Hojicha Green Tea

Roasted in a porcelain pot, over a bed of charcoal, hojicha is unique from all other types of green tea, which are steamed. Literally translated, i...

5 Things You Should Know About Sencha Green Tea

5 Things You Should Know About Sencha Green Tea

You don’t need to look far to find people who will tell you that Sencha green tea is a great choice, and with it growing in popularity, Japan’s bes...

5 Things You Should Know About Matcha

5 Things You Should Know About Matcha

Just like champagne is only truly champagne if it comes from a certain region of France, true Matcha can only be produced in Japan. That’s why if y...

Revealed: What’s behind the Bitter Taste of your Green Tea?

Revealed: What’s behind the Bitter Taste of your Green Tea?

    It’s fair to say that green tea is certainly an acquired taste. Some people love the taste of it, while others are turned off by it. It’s ra...

Matcha and Yoga; A “Matcha” Made in Heaven

Matcha and Yoga; A “Matcha” Made in Heaven

Everyone has heard of yoga; this exercise combines physical, mental, and spiritual power to exercise strength, flexibility, and breathing. Even tho...

It’s Time you Traded Your Coffee for Matcha Green Tea

It’s Time you Traded Your Coffee for Matcha Green Tea

Coffee has become the most popular drinks in America. According to the statistics, some 83% of American adults are drinking coffee – making the cou...

Benefit of Green Tea that You May Not Know

Benefit of Green Tea that You May Not Know

Benefit of Green Tea Green tea is fully packed with nutrients. It has a very high nutritional value that can be translated into energy later on du...

Exposed: the awful secret behind the popular "teatox" programs

Exposed: the awful secret behind the popular "teatox" programs

You’ve probably heard of all the revolutionary detox/teatox weight loss programs currently available. Every single one promises some amazing be...