Tea farmer Yasuhiro Yokota offers a warm good morning from Saitama where he is growing 2015’s Sayamacha harvest. We’ll be visiting him on May 10th to schedule his teas for sale in June.

The below photo was taken on May 2nd, the 88th night from the start of spring according to the old solar calendar.

sayama tea fields, first flush 2015

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How to choose Japanese tea

By partnering with a hundred plus artisanal Japanese tea farms and factories, we offer hundreds of green teas, and dozens of matcha, black tea, oolong tea, etc. Where do you start?

We recomend starting with Sampler Sets!