2016-06-30

lightly fermented tea

 
 We made a large amount of lightly fermented tea
at Makinohara, Shizuoka
tea leaves were Yabukita

 




Thank you for all

2016-05-29

Umegashima !!

I went to the headwater of Abe river, Umegashima, Shizuoka

Abe river start from this place

 Siroyasio flower

 Iwatabako, grow at clear stream

Aodaishou snake

Thank you for all

 and I made pan fried tea from Umegashima Yabukita leaves

2016-05-10

Shibamoto New year tea !!

 New year tea !!

 
 I went to make Mr.Shibamoto's pan fried tea
at Makinohara, Shizuoka
 Tea leaves were Yamakai

 wilting
I felt apple scent

 
 flower of Orange 
very sweet !!

 The first tea in 2016 spring
Thank you for Mr.Shibamoto

2016-03-04

black tea from Brazil



 Obaatian
My tea friend Takappy went to Registro, Brazil for black tea
In Registro, Japanese immigrants make black tea
"Obaatian" made by Ume Shimada

 I felt pure
Thank you Takappy

2016-02-18

2016-02-15

Japanese oriental beauty, 2015

Upper tea leaves are Japanese oriental beauty
Tsuyuhikari, Yanamo ibuki, Saemidori, Zairai
Sorry, these 2015's tea leaves are sold in Japanese
Main agency is Chachanoma

2016-02-05

Takao, Kyoto

I went to Kosan-ji temple, 高山寺 in Kyoto
Saint Meikei, 明恵上人 started this temple


Eizai zen master, 栄西禅師 brought back seeds of cha 
from Sung to Saint Meikei
It is said that here is the oldest tea garden in Japan
But, I see new age tree of cha


I felt that the temple was very simple
I like the simple 

Thank you my friend

2016-02-01

Tea pot from Poland !!


I am very glad to get the tea pot from Poland !!
The tea pot made by Aneta Zatyka
The knob of pot is easy to use
I brew green tea of Mr.Shibamoto
Thank you, very lovely
 

2016-01-31

2016-01-20

Mr.Shibamoto in Poland !!

21 stycznia (czwartek) o godz. 18.00
i 23 stycznia (sobota) o godz. 16.00
w ONGGI odbędzie się prezentacja
ręcznie robionych herbat Pana Toshifumi Shibamoto.
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