Gyokuro Green Tea Spotlight

Gyokuro is one of our favorite teas! Gyokuro has a rich umami flavor and buttery mouthfeel with lasting clean grassy aftertaste that induces mouthwatering salivation. Here I give you the basics on Gyokuro production and the beneficial qualities this tea has to offer, while spilling tips on brewing and notes on its aroma and flavor….

Ever Heard of a Gong Fu Brew?

Gong Fu Brew The Gong Fu style of tea brewing has been the most popular style of tea leaf brewing in China since the Ming Dynasty.  This style of leaf brewing became popular after the practice of whisking powdered tea, like matcha, became lost in China.  (However, the practice of whisking powdered tea was preserved…