matcha

See Your Favorite Kit Kat Flavors Transform Into Gorgeous Anime Guys!

Kit Kat’s immense popularity around the world is no news, so as its solid fanbase in Japan. I have yet to see a country that can ace Japan when it comes to worshipping this popular chocolate favorite by producing some of the most unique, bizarre, and over-the-top variations fit for a specific group of people.…

Don’t Miss This Perfect Place for Matcha Addicts: nana’s green tea!

Nothing can prepare you for the crazy heat and the even more insane humidity that Japanese summers have to offer. Cooling down in the air-conditioned local malls and shops is a great way to escape the heat. It was during one of those times that I discovered one of my favorite places in Japan during…

The 3 Essential Tools of a Japanese Tea Ceremony

Tea ceremony has its unique place in Japanese culture and history. Making tea (matcha) is considered an art and there are many schools that teach this together with hospitality and the norms of conducting a tea ceremony. There are many tools used in making tea. Let’s have a look at three of the most important…

Get a Glorious Matcha Fix at Hyatt Regency Osaka’s Matcha Mania Afternoon Tea Event!

Do you often have afternoon tea parties with your friends or relatives? Some western countries like the United Kingdom often like tea parties and while Japan may have a different image with teas, tea parties are actually quite popular with different hotels throughout the country. With matcha’s popularity continuing to rise, especially with foreign tourists,…

3 Cafes in Tokyo to Relax and Sip the Perfect Matcha Latte

For many centuries now, the green tea called matcha has long been popular in the country. It has even crossed the Pacific Ocean and sailed into the different parts of the world. These days, it has been added into latte flavors making it a healthy option for people. If you want to add this up…

Matcha Lovers! Head to Mister Donut For This Plethora of Limited-Time Treats!

In the past few years, I’ve come to notice how a number of foreign people are taking an interest in anything related to matcha. Matcha drinks, matcha ice cream, not to mention matcha KitKat and Pocky and much more! While matcha has played a large part in a Japanese person’s life, it was never something…

Introducing the Green Tea Alcohol Range- Too Far or Bring it On?

Most of us have already seen and tasted various forms of offerings which are based on green tea, such as chocolates, lattes, cakes, and ice cream. What else is there to try? If you love all things green tea, then you may just want to get your hands on the green tea wine and liqueur…