Add the color of life to your cookies naturally: Matcha cookies for St. Patrick’s Day and Easter This year, St. Patrick’s Day falls on Saturday, March 17, and Easter is … Read More
Discover new flavor — How to plan a Green Tea Tasting Party
Green Tea Pairing with Cheese Would you like to create “WOW” moments in your social gatherings by pairing food with Green Tea? Yes, that’s right—I didn’t say wine. This … Read More
New way to enjoy traditional green teas better
Matcha boom has opened up a new tea world to Americans Green Tea is very popular now. All sorts of “green tea” can be found on store shelves or … Read More
Do you really live longer if you exercise?
Did you do your daily exercise today? Good for you! We all know we should exercise.
2017 Tax Filing Deadline–How to triumph
The filing deadline for Federal Income tax this year is April 17, 2018, because April 15 falls on Sunday, and Emancipation Day, a holiday in Washington D.C., will be observed … Read More
Is Green Tea good to drink before and during exercise?
You bet! Vault, our local Health and Fitness Center, is now introducing our MATCHA and Edible Green Sencha Powder at their place.
Drink Green Tea to control blood pressure when you eat chocolate
Drink Green Tea to control blood pressure when you eat chocolate Are you planning to enjoy good time and good chocolate with loved ones today? Here is a little … Read More
HOJICHA for cold weather
“Cold weather puts immense strain on the heart. Low temperatures cause your blood vessels and arteries to narrow, restricting blood flow and reducing oxygen to the heart.
Iced Green Tea for Summer
As a first generation immigrant from Japan, I’ve gone through culture shocks and “sun tea” is one of them. “Shock” may be a little too exaggerated but it remained a … Read More
Relieve Stress with Green Tea
We’ve all been stressed before. Stress can be caused by a number of events, often stacked on top of each other.
Unsugar, or Unsweeten?
We enjoyed every bite in Paris. Even packaged fruit yogurt and coke bought at G7 (Super Marche–a common grocery store in France) tasted superior to our American equivalents.
Chocolate Story in Paris
My chocolate story in Paris consisted of a chocolate tour guided by a chocolate connoisseur, a visit to the Chocolate Museum, and an indulgence of masterpieces of Belgian Chocolate ‘composed … Read More
Is your Matcha real?
We constantly check new teas in our market. One new “matcha” caught our attention because one of the buyers we deal with was “raving” about it. She says, “Every time … Read More
Today’s Japan – One year after 3.11
This March, we were invited to visit Japan by JETRO, Japan External Trade Organization. It was really great to see Today’s Japan in person. We all remember the overwhelming images … Read More
Green Tea with Whey for post-exercise drink
Gain muscles to lose weight “Lose weight” is on the wish list for a lot of people, and a lot of people decide to “eat less” and “do more exercise” … Read More