Sencha tea

 This sencha tea was made by Mr.Saito at Honyama, Shizuoka.
The taste was deep.
It was just Shizuoka tea.
 This tea was organic tea.
 I felt very good.
Thank you.


Sencha tea

 The Sencha tea was made by Houkou tea estate in Shizuoka.
The name of cultivar is So-Fu/蒼風.
This tea leaves have the discriminative flavor.
Thank you Mr.Katahira.


Used tea leaves

I mixed Wasabi-miso and used tea leaves.
Miso is soybean paste.
Wasabi is Japanese horse-radish from Umegashima, Shizuoka.
I used tea leaves ,Fukuju by Sansui tea estate.
Wasabi, Miso and tea leaves were good.


Sencha tea

Wasabi and Sencha tea from Umegashima.
I cooked Wasabi with Mirin and Sho-yu.
The sencha tea was matured for six months from May.


Wakocha at Umegashima

Then I climed up to Umegashima.
I had tea with Mr.Sano who made tea, Yamagiri no Kaori.
We had Yamagiri no Kaori and Darjeeling Seeyok tea estate 1st.
Thank you.


I went to Shizunami beach in Makinohara, Shizuoka.
And I had a cup of Oolong tea that made by Yamasen.

I love Nodate at sea.


Pan fried tea

 A cup of pan fried tea of Moriuchi tea estate.
The scent liked flower.

The cultivar name is Saemidori.


Sencha tea

I had sencha tea of Kuma tea estate in Yame, Fukuoka.
This tea leaves are Fukamushi,deep steamed tea, cultivar name is Asatsuyu.
Color of tea was vivid green and I get power.
Thank you.


Milk tea of Benihikari.
I had milk tea of Yesterday's Benihikari.
As I thought,this tea was good for milk.



 Benihikari,the cultivar name for black tea.
By Nejime Saryou in Kagoshima. 

This tea is high quality,but little is known.



Yama no Houju/山の宝珠
This black tea was made by Hamasaen in Shizuoka.
The spicies are Saemidori and Yabukita.
Because fermentation was shallow , I felt Oolong tea.



Koshun premium 1st.
Koshun/香駿 is the name of cultivar.
I bought this tea leaves at Sakura.
And made by Mr.Masui in Kawane,Shizuoka.
The taste was so womanly.
Thank you.


Sencha tea

 This sencha tea is the cultivar, Koushun/香駿 by Houkouen in Shizuoka.
I enjoied the scent of Koushun at high tempreture, about 80°.
Thank you.


Iitate madeleine

This madeleine was made by women farmers of Iitate village/飯舘村.
Now,they can not live in Iitate village,
because Iitate was polluted by radiation from Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster.
They put and breed seeds of pumpkin in the place of refuge.
The madeleine names "Iitate snow girl".
By Mother's power project.
I had this sweets with sencha tea ,Daikan of Takeuchi tea estate in Shizuoka.
Thank you for all.


Dashboard cafe

The dashboard cafe open !!
At Nakai parking in Tomei highway.
Today's tea was harb tea of Tafukoushun-en.
The tea consisted of rooibos+ lemongrass +rose hip.



This Wakocha, Japanese black tea, was very good.
This specie is Benifuki/べにふうき.
And made by Moriuchi tea estate in Shizuoka.


Sencha tea

I also went to Nihonmats in Fukushima.
This  high-grade Japanese fresh confections was made by Tamashimaya in Nihonmatsu.
It likes a camellia flower.
With sencha tea of Umegashima ,Shizuoka.


Thank you for the tableware shop

My favorite tableware shop will close.It's a shame.
Then I decide to gift a picture.
This picture is gathered tea picts of the shop's cup.
Thank you Marufuku.


Sencha tea

 This tea was matured sencha tea at Umegashima,Shizuoka.
The tea leaves were took at this Spring.
Then these leaves stored 6 months.
The taste was so deep and clear.
The tea color was yellowish green.
So beautiful !
Thank you.


Dashboard cafe

I went to Shizuoka.
With Jin Jun Mei/金駿眉.
The scent was so good.

I got this tea by my friend.
Thank you.


take a rest

I joined the conference at Nihonmatsu,Fukushima.
I took a rest with a cup of Matcha at the bus stop.
Nihonmatsu is under about 60km from The Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant.
Nobody harvest persimmon fruits.


Bancha tea

 I had Bancha tea.
This tea scented flower !
So sweet.
This tea leaves were made from Kagoshima.
I bought at Chaen/茶淹 in Juso,Osaka.
Thank you.


Pan fried tea

 Tsuyuhikari of Pan fried tea.
The taste was so riah and little bitter.
I like pan fried tea.

This tea was made by Mr.Masui at Kawane.
Thank you.


Poetry in Tea: 2012 Sencha Tsuyuhikari

I glad to read this article of "Poetry in Tea"
The article was writed Tsuyuhikari of Houkou-en.
Then I went to Houkou-en and talk about this article.
Mrs.Katahira glad !!
I was presented pickled radishes.
 This radishes were made by Mrs.Katahira.
Very very good.
This Tsuyuhikari was so good as Sencha.
Thank you
Poetry in Tea: 2012 Sencha Tsuyuhikari


Comparison of milks

 I compared two milks of tea.
The left was named Yotsuba, Holstein, 120 ℃ 2 seconds as sterilization , 3.7% milk fat.
The right was named Nirayama, Jersey,130 ℃ 2 seconds as sterilization ,  4.2%milk fat.
  The tea leaves were Kimon tea by Takeuchi tea estate in Makinohara.
Tea leaves were extracted with milk.
I felt  more the scent of tea leaves in Yotsuba (Holstein) than Nirayama (Jersey).
As Nirayama (Jersey) is good taste itself ,the taste was matched tea with milk.
So,Both milks were good.
Thank you.


Sencha tea

 Today, I had Tsuyuhikari of sencha tea.
The taste was clear.
I had 3brothers of Tsuyuhikari,pan fried tea,oolong tea and sencha tea.
These teas were made by Moriuchi tea estate in Shizuoka.
Thank you.


Oolong tea

 Tsuyuhikari is the name of  cultivar.
I think thay tsuyuhikari adequate fermentation.
The scent liked camomile flower.

This tea was made by Moriuchi tea estate.

Pan fried tea

 I had pan fried tea of tsuyuhikari.
The tsuyuhikari is Asatsuyu × 静7132.
The scent likes orchis flower.
This tea leaves were made by Moriuchi tea estate,Shizuoka.
Thank you.


Sencha tea

 This morning ,I had sencha tea to get power.
 The tea was kiri no Tsuyu/霧の露 ,a drop of fog.
It was made by Sansui tea estate in Tochizawa/栃沢,Shizuoka.
 Last monday,I went to Sansui tea estate and had a cup of tea with Mr.Uchino.
Thank you Mr.Uchino.