Never at a loss for news when it comes to ryokucha (Japanese green tea).

Sri Lanka's tea exports to China records sharp rise
COLOMBO, May 22 (Xinhua) -- Sri Lanka's black and green tea exports to China has risen sharply ... ahead of other key markets like Syria, Germany and Japan. He added that Sri Lankan tea carries a ...
Posted: May 22, 2019, 10:06 am
This Off-the-Beaten Path Japanese Town Is a Hidden Gem
After a few days there, I came back with a highly esteemed ink-stone, a newfound fondness for Japanese potato dishes, shamo cooking, the local green tea, and a bottle of a legendary whisky. I’m going ...
Posted: May 22, 2019, 6:33 am
Häagen-Dazs Japan’s 35th anniversary Green Deep Tea ice cream is no ordinary matcha dessert
We’re still enjoying the culinary afterglow of our all-matcha multi-course Häagen-Dazs meal in Tokyo’s swanky Roppongi neighborhood, but if we’ve learned one thing in life, it’s that you can’t spend ...
Posted: May 20, 2019, 2:51 pm
20 Minutes With: Baccarat Hotel’s Tea Sommelier Gabrielle Jammal
People are not educated all the time on it and they don't know that, for example, Chinese and Japanese teas are so different and the taste is so different. I used to have a Japanes green tea on the ...
Posted: May 20, 2019, 8:53 am
Japan's coolest secret... Ten ways to enjoy the mesmerising - and often snowy - island of Hokkaido
Japanese workers wrestle huge piles of fermenting rice from ... You can then eat your efforts, washed down with a cup of green matcha tea. For ten days in February, Hokkaido's capital, Sapporo, ...
Posted: May 18, 2019, 9:10 pm
'I was spat on, peed on, spanked': Filipino nurse on working in Japan
She sends home skin-whitening gels, green tea and Meiji chocolates to sell online and to her friends. With her salary as a nurse in Japan - 900 Japanese yen (S$11) per hour, eight hours a day - she ...
Posted: May 18, 2019, 8:38 pm
World’s first matcha latte art competition to be held in Japan this year
Not only will they astound with their clever designs, they will also do so using green tea latte as canvas. The matcha latte art contest is the first of its kind, attracting about 40 baristas from all ...
Posted: May 17, 2019, 3:04 pm
Taste Test: new Japanese izakaya menu at Ruins
Hours + website: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and 5-10 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5-11 p.m. Saturdays, 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays and 5-10 p.m. Mondays; facebook.com/ruins Notes: Dinner on Wednesday ...
Posted: May 16, 2019, 8:16 am
Waikiki Tea Announces Official Opening in Honolulu, Hawaii
Available Lady M cake flavors include Signature Mille Crêpes, Green Tea Mille Crêpes ... spot to purchase omiyage (satisfying the Hawaii-Japanese tradition of bringing home small gifts for ...
Posted: May 15, 2019, 10:17 am
Yummy Yame: Green tea from field to cup
YAME, FUKUOKA - Rich green liquid flows onto my hand as Mr Kenji Yuge, owner of Yame Yuge Tea, squeezes the freshly steamed tea leaves he's grabbed from his tea production line. Try it, he says. ...
Posted: May 15, 2019, 5:52 am
Coffee and Tea Capsules Market in Japan Analysis, Trends and Forecast, 2019-2024
The Japan coffee and tea capsules market has witnessed ... capsules available to the consumers such as black tea capsule, green tea capsules, herbal tea capsules, etc. Besides this, Nestle ...
Posted: May 13, 2019, 4:33 am
Tokyo's tapioca boom: Where to find bubble tea in the capital
Its arrival in Japan is a little less clear ... anchored by the jasmine milk tea and particularly rich soy milk green tea creations. It’s also worth checking out the seasonal menu, which often ...
Posted: May 11, 2019, 6:53 am