Tag Archive: Kukicha

Nov 27

Kukicha Twig Tea – A Japanese Green Tea Made From Stems

Kukicha is a type of Japanese green tea that is made mostly or exclusively from twigs and stems. This stands in contrast to most teas (green or otherwise) which are made mostly from leaves and buds of the tea plant. Sometimes kukicha is referred to as kukicha tea, but the “tea” is redundant as “cha” …

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Feb 10

Tea – Variety is the Spice of Life

There are, fortunately for tea lovers, as many types and blends of tea as there are kinds of coffee. And, that’s a delightfully high number! For the lover of strong brew, there is the Assam black from India – a malty cup that can really wake you up in the morning. The Keemun black from …

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