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September 2, 2019
Another award winning Gyokuro at IKKYU soon.Green Tea
By :
Aldo Bloise
A rainy Sunday for an exceptional Gyokuro! Soon on sale at IKKYU.
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July 3, 2019
Hot Green Tea can help you during hot summerGreen Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
Summer this year is blistering hot throughout the world but did you know that also hot green tea will actually help you handle those scorching days and weeks?
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June 26, 2019
Find Out How to Choose the Right Green Tea from JapanGreen Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
Traceability is key to find excellent green tea from Japan online. Make sure that your supplier is transparent about where their teas come from.
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March 6, 2019
Tokoname Tea Pots - Centuries of Mastery for your Green TeaGreen Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
Green tea is brewed in special tea pots made of clay called ‘kyusu’. The potters of Tokoname city make the most famous kyusu of Japan.
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September 18, 2018
How to identify reliable suppliers of green teaGreen Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
Find out which important factors should guide you when choosing your supplier of green tea.
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September 7, 2018
Organic Green Tea - In Search of the Holy GrailGreen Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
Authentic organic green tea from Japan is a white wolf: everybody’s talking about it, everybody wants it, but it’s rare and challenging to find. Find out why.
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June 28, 2018
Exclusive New Product! Discover our Rare White Tea from YameGreen Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
We introduce a rare and exceptional green tea, called 'white tea', made in Yame. Delicious taste and increased health benefits: try it out today!
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June 5, 2018
Welcoming visitors from the USA to Yame green tea fieldsGreen Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
Our team had the great pleasure to introduce a professional buyer from the US to producers in Yame collaborating with IKKYU.
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May 29, 2018
Yame gyokuro production affected by extreme frostGreen Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
An episode of extreme frost in early April 2018 destroyed large amount of green tea crops in Hoshinomura (Yame), affecting gyokuro production.
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May 17, 2018
The Shincha 2018 is Here!Green Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
The Shincha 2018 is now available and we're all excited about it. The first harvest started earlier than on average, and 2018 is exceptional for green tea.
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April 26, 2018
Matcha, matcha everywhere and so many drops to drink!Green Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
Matcha is a favorite all around the world. But sometimes, the more simple it is, the better... with the right ingredients of course.
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November 2, 2017
A new way to enjoy green tea in TokyoGreen Tea
By :
Stéphane Camus
Gen An offers a new way to enjoy green tea in the heart of Shibuya!
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September 7, 2017
IKKYU producer wins another grand prizeGreen Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
IKKYU partner in Chiran (Kagoshima), Nagayama Kazuhiro san, won the Governor Prize of Kagoshima pref. in August 2017 for his sencha. Congratulations!
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May 22, 2017
First Gyokuro flush from Takaki san!Green Tea
By :
Joëlle Bloise
Takaki san in Yame (Fukuoka) grows a multi-award "dento hon gyokuro", using traditional methods. His 2017 gyokuro is now available!
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