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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. Hiraoka Tea Garden
  35. Hiroshi Hirai
  36. Hishiwaen
  37. Homme Asakichi Tea Factory
  38. Honjien
  39. Hoshiko
  40. Ikegawa Tea Farm Coop
  41. Isekatagami
  42. Isobe Ceramics
  43. Iyo Yuinoh Center
  44. JA Kagoshima Chagyo
  45. JA Kochi
  46. Japan Library
  47. Jinsui Kiln
  48. Kajihara Tea Garden
  49. Kamagari Bussan Co., Ltd.
  50. Kameya Foods
  51. Kamigata Ryugi
  52. Kamikatsu Bancha
  53. Kamio Foods
  54. Kanazawa Daichi
  55. Kaneroku Matsumoto Tea Garden
  56. Kanes Tea Factory
  57. Kaoli Nakamura
  58. Kenzan Kiln
  59. Kikizu Tea Garden
  60. Kimoto Glass Tokyo
  61. Kiroku Tea Garden
  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 Beans
  89. Morita Tea Garden
  90. Morita Tea Shop
  91. Murakami Tea Garden
  92. Murata Tea Garden
  93. Muromachi Printing
  94. Mutsumi Yamada
  95. Nabeshima Meicha
  96. Nagai Nori
  97. Nagao Kitamura
  98. Nagatani Tea
  99. Nakai Tea Farm
  100. Nakamura-en
  101. Nakayama Stoneworks
  102. Nakazen
  103. Naoyuki Ashino
  104. NaturaliTea
  105. Nishide Tea Factory
  106. Ocha no Sankoen
  107. Ocharaka Tea Shop
  108. Oda Pottery
  109. Office 67
  110. Ogura Tea Garden
  111. Oguraya
  112. Oguri Tea Farms
  113. Oishi Tea Farm
  114. Oiso Studio
  115. Okada Tea Farm
  116. Okugawa Ceramics
  117. Okuizumo Rose Garden
  118. Okumura Seikan
  119. Okutomi Tea Garden
  120. Ooigawachaen Tea Factory
  121. Oshima Stoneworks
  122. Otafuku
  123. Otsuchi Sashiko Recovery Project
  124. Paradise Plan
  125. Plumeria Inc.
  126. Saikai Ceramics
  127. Saki-Pon
  128. Sanwa Rice Farms
  129. Sawa Houzan
  130. Seiko Tea
  131. Seikoen
  132. Seiwa Packaging
  133. Shinichi Kihara
  134. Shinko Studio
  135. Shinro Yamamoto
  136. Shizukan
  137. Shogyokuen Tea Factory
  138. Shumpo Tea Shop
  139. Subaru
  140. Sueyoshi Tea Atelier
  141. Takakuwa Metal
  142. Takarabako Tea Farm
  143. Takeo Tea Farm
  144. Tango Tanimura
  145. Tarui Tea Farm
  146. Test
  147. tohachiya
  148. tomboy ceramix works
  149. Tomizawa Shoten
  150. Tomizawa Tea Garden
  151. Touetsugama
  152. Toyo Sasaki Glass
  153. Tsujiki Tea Garden
  154. Tsukigase Kenko Chaen
  155. ttyokzk
  156. Uejima Tea Farm
  157. Uji Moritoku
  158. Uogashi Meicha
  159. Wada Corporation
  160. Wakoen Tea Farm
  161. Yabe-en Tea Shop
  162. Yamaki Ikai
  163. Yamamoto Kazuma
  164. Yamane-en
  165. Yamani Tableware
  166. Yamatane
  167. Yancha
  168. Yokota Tea Garden
  169. Yorozuya
  170. Yoshikawa Steel
  171. Yoshimura Pack
  172. Yoshino Tea Garden
  173. Yunomi
  174. Yunomi Factory Direct
  175. Yunomi Lifestyle
  176. Yunomi Pantry
  177. Yunomi Services
  178. Yunomi Tea
  179. Yunomi.life
  180. za tta na
  181. Zamami Farm
  182. Zenkouen Tea Garden