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Drinking tea is about sharing a moment with another person. Meet the people behind the tea of Japan here at Yunomi.

Alphabetical Listing Yunomi Brands & Services Tea Farms & Coops Tea Factories Tea Merchants Tea Ware Gourmet Food Lifestyle

Yunomi Brands

  1. Yunomi Lifestyle
  2. Yunomi Pantry
  3. Yunomi Services
  4. Yunomi Tea

Tea Farms & Agricultural Cooperatives

Most independent farmers operate their own processing factory and may have their own finishing equipment or outsource the finishing step of their teas. This list includes farms, farm + factory operations, and farming cooperatives, so not may not always represent a "single estate".

  1. Azuma Tea Garden - Wazuka, Kyoto. Family-operated (Azuma family). Partially certified organic, other tea fields are awaiting certification. No pesticides used in production. Organic fertilizer only.
  2. Dokodemosora Tea Farm - Wakayama. Artisanal (Individual farmer: Dai Oizumi). No pesticides used in production, organic fertilizer only.
  3. Hachimanjyu Yakushima Tea - Yakushima Island, Kagoshima. Family-operated (Watanabe Family) tea farm & factory (buying from other farmers). Certified organic.
  4. Haruo Ogose - Shizuoka. Artisanal (Individual farmer). No pesticides, no fertilizer used in cultivation.
  5. Hattori Tea Farm - Uji, Kyoto. Artisanal family operated farm (Hattori family). Minimal pesticide use. Organic fertilizer.
  6. Higashiyamacha - Higashiyama, Shizuoka. Agricultural Coop.
  7. Hinokuni Kumamoto - Kumamoto. Family-operated (Fujisako family). Certified organic.
  8. JA Ashigara - Ashigara and surrounding regions in Kanagawa. Agricultural Coop.
  9. JA Kagoshima Chagyo - Kagoshima. Agricultural Coop.
  10. JA Kochi - Kochi. Agricultural Coop.
  11. Kaneroku Matsumoto Tea Garden - 3rd generation tea farmer Hiroki Matsumoto has been experimenting widely with smoking his black teas.
  12. Kokonoen
  13. Kuma Tea Gardens - Operated by the Kuma family in mountains above Yame City, Fukuoka, farmer Masahiro Kuma won the 2017 Minister's Award in the Gyokuro category of the National Tea Competition--literally the best gyokuro farmer in 2017.
  14. Kunitomo Tea Garden - Family owned tea farm and factory creating tea from wild tea plants, and cultivating fields derived from those plants.
  15. Kurihara Tea Farm - One of our oldest partners, the Kurihara family are award winning specialists in Gyokuro tea, based in the picturesque Yabe Village, Yame, Fukuoka.
  16. Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms - Our mentors in the tea industry, these farmers are the reason Yunomi exist! Wazuka, Kyoto.
  17. Kyoto Tea Agricultural Cooperative
  18. Maehara Tea Farm - Family-owned tea farm & factory. Kagoshima
  19. Makita Tea Garden - Family-owned artisanal tea farm. Sayama, Saitama.
  20. Marushige Shimizu Tea Farm - Family-owned tea farm & factory. Suizawa, Mie. 
  21. Morita Tea Garden - Family-owned artisanal tea farm. Sayama, Saitama.
  22. Moriya Itoman - Family-owned artisanal tea farm. Okinawa
  23. Murakami Tea Garden - Yoshiwara, Shizuoka.
  24. Murata Tea Garden - Kikugawa, Shizuoka.
  25. Nagao Kitamura - Family-owned artisanal tea farm. Otoyo Town, Kochi Prefecture.
  26. Nakai Tea Farm - Tea farm & factory. Wazuka, Kyoto.
  27. NaturaliTea - Tea farm, factory, and farming cooperative. Fujieda, Shizuoka. JAS certified organic cultivation.
  28. Nozomu Goto - Artisanal tea farmer, Minami Satsuma, Kagoshima. (Sourced from Creha Tea)
  29. Oishi Tea Farm - Family-owned artisanal tea farm. Tsushima Island, Nagasaki Prefecture.
  30. Otoyo Town Goishicha Producer's Association
  31. Shinichi Kihara
  32. Sumiyoshi Kuwazuru - Chiran Village, Kagoshima
  33. Takarabako Tea Farm
  34. Takeo Tea Farm - Organic, Mie Prefecture.
  35. Tarui Tea Farm - Organic, Shizuoka Prefecture
  36. Tomizawa Tea Garden - Kumamoto Prefecture
  37. Tsukigase Kenko Chaen
  38. Uejima Tea Farm - Wazuka Village, Kyoto
  39. Wacha Tea Garden
  40. Yokota Tea Garden

Tea Factories

  1. AOI Seicha
  2. Asuka Tea Factory
  3. Chasandai Tea Factory
  4. Furuichi Seicha
  5. Hagimura Tea Factory
  6. Hagiri Tea Factory
  7. Hishiwaen
  8. Homme Asakichi Tea Factory - Family business established in 1868.
  9. Koukaen Tea Factory
  10. Kunitaro Tea Factory
  11. Maruhide Iwasaki Seicha
  12. Marunaka Tea Factory
  13. Miyano Tea Factory
  14. Morita Tea Shop
  15. Nakazen
  16. Nishide Tea Factory
  17. Oguri Tea Farms
  18. Onocha Tea
  19. Ooigawachaen Tea Factory
  20. Oshikawa Seicha
  21. Seiko Tea
  22. Seikoen
  23. Shogyokuen Tea Factory
  24. Union Foods

Tea Merchants

  1. Cha no Ikedaya
  2. Chakouan
  3. Creha Tea
  4. Dobashien Tea Company
  5. Furyu Bancha Specialty Shop
  6. Nabeshima
  7. Nakamura-en
  8. Ocharaka Tea Shop
  9. Oisakien Tea Shop
  10. Shumpo Tea Shop
  11. Thes du Japon
  12. Uji Moritoku
  13. Uogashi Meicha
  14. Yabe-en Tea Shop
  15. Yamane-en
  16. Yorozuya

Tea Ware Vendors

  1. 4th-market
  2. Aiyu
  3. Fujisou Ceramics Studio
  4. Gotanbayashi Kama
  5. Isobe Ceramics
  6. Hiroshi Hirai
  7. Kaoli Nakamura
  8. Kenzan Kiln
  9. Kizoku Club
  10. Koizumi
  11. Maruei Takeo Shoten
  12. Marukatsu
  13. Miyama
  14. Miyama Tableware
  15. Mutsumi Yamada
  16. Nakayama Stoneworks
  17. Nanzan Ito
  18. Oiso Studio
  19. Okugawa Ceramics
  20. Okumura Seikan
  21. Saikai Ceramics
  22. Sawa Houzan
  23. Subaru
  24. tomboy ceramix works
  25. ttyokzk
  26. Yamaki Ikai
  27. Yamatane

Specialty Gourmet Vendors

  1. Bushuya
  2. Hamatomi
  3. Hoshiko
  4. Kamagari Bussan Co., Ltd.
  5. Kameya Foods
  6. Kanazawa Daichi
  7. Kawahito
  8. Kesennuma Kuwacha Eitoku
  9. Kouyoudo
  10. Kunohe Village Revitalization Project

Lifestyle Product Vendors

  1. Haimen
  2. Hiragana
  3. Ishigaki Sangyo
  4. Iyo Yuinoh Center
  5. Kamigata Ryugi
  6. Little Tsumami
  7. Maeda Senko
  8. mami.mano
  9. Muromachi Printing
  10. Naoyuki Ashino
  11. Nishimoto Co., Ltd.
  12. Office 67
  13. Otsuchi Sashiko Recovery Project
  14. Plumeria Inc.
  15. Saki-Pon
  16. Seiwa Packaging
  17. Shinko Studio
  18. tohachiya

Alphabetical List of Vendors

  1. 4th-market
  2. Aiyu
  3. AOI Seicha
  4. Ashigaracha Labo
  5. Ashikubo Teaworks
  6. Asuka Tea Factory
  7. Ayumi Farms
  8. Azuma Tea Garden
  9. Bizenya
  10. Bushuya
  11. Chabakka Tea Parks
  12. Chakouan
  13. Chasandai Tea Factory
  14. Chikumeido
  15. Chiyonoen Tea Garden
  16. Creha Tea
  17. Dobashien Tea Company
  18. Dokodemosora Tea Farm
  19. Fujiki Denshiro
  20. Fujisou Ceramics Studio
  21. Fundodai Goyo
  22. Furuichi Seicha
  23. Furyu Bancha Specialty Shop
  24. Gotanbayashi Kama
  25. Hachimanjyu Yakushima Tea
  26. Hagimura Tea Factory
  27. Hagiri Tea Factory
  28. Haimen
  29. Hakusan Porcelain
  30. Haruo Ogose
  31. Higashiyamacha
  32. Hinokuni Kumamoto
  33. Hiragana
  34. Hiroshi Hirai
  35. Hishiwaen
  36. Homme Asakichi Tea Factory
  37. Honjien
  38. Hoshiko
  39. Ikegawa Tea Farm Coop
  40. Isekatagami
  41. Isobe Ceramics
  42. Iyo Yuinoh Center
  43. JA Kagoshima Chagyo
  44. JA Kochi
  45. Japan Library
  46. Jinsui Kiln
  47. Kajihara Tea Garden
  48. Kamagari Bussan Co., Ltd.
  49. Kameya Foods
  50. Kamigata Ryugi
  51. Kamikatsu Bancha
  52. Kamio Foods
  53. Kanazawa Daichi
  54. Kaneroku Matsumoto Tea Garden
  55. Kanes Tea Factory
  56. Kaoli Nakamura
  57. Kenzan Kiln
  58. Kikizu Tea Garden
  59. Kimoto Glass Tokyo
  60. Kiroku Tea Garden
  61. Kitano Toujudo
  62. Kizoku Club
  63. Kogane Midori Tea Garden
  64. Koizumi
  65. Kouyoudo
  66. Kuki Sangyo
  67. Kuma Tea Gardens
  68. Kunitaro Tea Factory
  69. Kunitomo Tea Garden
  70. Kunohe Village Revitalization Project
  71. Kurihara Tea Farm
  72. Kyoto Obubu Tea Farms
  73. Little Tsumami
  74. Maeda Senko
  75. Maehara Tea Farm
  76. Makita Tea Garden
  77. mami.mano
  78. Mannen
  79. Maruei Takeo Shoten
  80. Marui Shokuhin
  81. Marukatsu
  82. Marunaka Tea Factory
  83. Marushige Shimizu Tea Farm
  84. Miyama
  85. Miyano Tea Factory
  86. Miyazaki Kamimizu Tea Farm
  87. Miyazaki Sabou Tea Garden
  88. Morita Tea Garden
  89. Morita Tea Shop
  90. Murakami Tea Garden
  91. Murata Tea Garden
  92. Muromachi Printing
  93. Mutsumi Yamada
  94. Nabeshima Meicha
  95. Nagai Nori
  96. Nagao Kitamura
  97. Nagatani Tea
  98. Nakai Tea Farm
  99. Nakamura-en
  100. Nakayama Stoneworks
  101. Nakazen
  102. Naoyuki Ashino
  103. NaturaliTea
  104. Nishide Tea Factory
  105. Nishimoto Co., Ltd.
  106. Ocha no Maruko
  107. Ocha no Sankoen
  108. Ocharaka Tea Shop
  109. Oda Pottery
  110. Office 67
  111. Ogura Tea Garden
  112. Oguraya
  113. Oguri Tea Farms
  114. Oishi Tea Farm
  115. Oiso Studio
  116. Okada Tea Farm
  117. Okugawa Ceramics
  118. Okuizumo Rose Garden
  119. Okumura Seikan
  120. Okutomi Tea Garden
  121. Ooigawachaen Tea Factory
  122. Oshima Stoneworks
  123. Otafuku
  124. Otoyo Town Goishicha Producer's Association
  125. Otsuchi Sashiko Recovery Project
  126. Paradise Plan
  127. Plumeria Inc.
  128. Ryokoku Tea Garden
  129. Saikai Ceramics
  130. Saki-Pon
  131. Sanwa Rice Farms
  132. Sawa Houzan
  133. Seiko Tea
  134. Seikoen
  135. Seiwa Packaging
  136. Shinichi Kihara
  137. Shinko Studio
  138. Shinro Yamamoto
  139. Shiragiku
  140. Shogyokuen Tea Factory
  141. Shumpo Tea Shop
  142. Subaru
  143. Sueyoshi Tea Atelier
  144. Takakuwa Metal
  145. Takarabako Tea Farm
  146. Takeo Tea Farm
  147. Tarui Tea Farm
  148. Thes du Japon
  149. tohachiya
  150. tomboy ceramix works
  151. Tomizawa Tea Garden
  152. Touetsugama
  153. Toyo Sasaki Glass
  154. Tsujiki Tea Garden
  155. Tsukigase Kenko Chaen
  156. ttyokzk
  157. Uejima Tea Farm
  158. Uji Moritoku
  159. Union Foods
  160. Uogashi Meicha
  161. Wacha Tea Garden
  162. Wada Corporation
  163. Yabe-en Tea Shop
  164. Yamaki Ikai
  165. Yamane-en
  166. Yamani Tableware
  167. Yamatane
  168. Yancha
  169. Yokota Tea Garden
  170. Yorozuya
  171. Yoshikawa Steel
  172. Yoshino Tea Garden
  173. Yunomi
  174. Yunomi Black Label
  175. Yunomi Discoveries
  176. Yunomi Factory Direct
  177. Yunomi Lifestyle
  178. Yunomi Pantry
  179. Yunomi Services
  180. Yunomi Tea
  181. za tta na
  182. Zamami Farm
  183. Zenkouen Tea Garden