We had a booth at Sakura-Con 2019 held at Washington Convention Center in Seattle, WA USA on April 19-21 2019. Sakura-Con is the oldest and most well attended anime convention in the Pacific Northwest.
It was the first time experience for us, and had lots of fun. Here are photos from the exciting event including behind the scene photos. Click here to see the photos!
As you may know I am an author of 4 published books about green tea, but I often get asked what are the other books I recommend.
Here are 7 books I personally like that are likely to fuel your love while educating you on the art of all things tea.
With so much to learn about green tea, it can be hard finding the right resources. In this article, you can find Top 7 Tea Books of all time for tea lovers. Use the books recommended in this article to expand your knowledge about tea.
Matcha Cookie with Okara - Okara is the soy bean pulp that’s left over from making soy milk.
This is a guest post by Pat Tokuyama from All Day I Eat. Pat shows you how to make yummy Okara Matcha cookies in simple steps in his video.
The February 2019 issue of US Japan Publications newsletter features Kei Nishida’s article about the green tea trend in the USA.The U.S. Japan Publication, N.Y. publishes a monthly business newspaper called “KIGYO GAIKYO NEWS,” (AKA UJP News) which has 22,000 circulating copies throughout the United States, targeting business owners and corporate executives of Japanese companies handling business in the USA.
Green tea is known for its health benefits around the world. It can be prepared in different ways, including using the microwave. But does using the microwave affect the quality of green tea?
Keep reading to find out whether using the microwave to prepare green tea affects the quality of it or not. The answer may surprise you.
There are many companies producing bottled or canned green tea in Japan. This is because Japan has the highest number of vending machines selling tea in the world.
Here is a list and brief explanations of major Japanese Green Tea Manufacturers in 2019. I have also included their popular products and link to buy from Amazon.
How many have you tried?
The November 30, 2018 issue of Vancouver Business Journal mentions Kei Nishida, CEO of Japanese Green Tea Company. Kei has been taking night class to learn about social media for business for over three years. The article is about the course and mentions Kei and Japanese Green Tea Company.
I will show you how to make Matcha A La Mode.
A La Mode is French word meaning “in fashion” and describes a sweet dish with ice cream.
Matcha A La Mode is basically matcha with ice cream.
Watch a short video of how to make tasty Matcha A La Mode in less than 2 minutes.
You already know that green tea is a great-tasting and relaxing beverage with numerous health benefits, but can the same be said about eating the tea leaves rather than steeping them into a drink?
Read more to find out the truth.
Green tea is high in antioxidants and provides other health benefits. For that reason, many people have begun drinking green tea instead of coffee or cola to get their caffeine boost, but is drinking too much green tea bad for you?
As a green tea lover, this article was really hard to write, but I wanted to be true to the facts and the science.
Keep reading to discover more about the side effects of consuming too much green tea.
Kei Nishida's latest book, Cook with Matcha & Green Tea - Ultimate Guide & Recipes for Cooking with Matcha and Green Tea was featured by Ingram Advance October 2018 Issue.
This book about homemade recipes using the amazing matcha & green tea that every American can enjoy.
On September 21st 2018 issue of J-Weekly, Kei Nishida's article about Japanese green tea was featured on full page.
J-Weekly is Japanese newsletter in San Francisco Bay Area and Northern California circulating 33,000 copies every Friday.
J-Weekly approached Kei to write about Japanese green tea in their special fall gourmet issue.
The world of Japanese Green Tea is wide and wonderful, but it is sometimes confusing with all the terms used.
There are more than 100 total types of Japanese green tea names being used today. Names can refer to not the only type of tea, but they can also indicate which part of the tea plant is used, what kind of processing method was used, the name of the location where tea is farmed, etc.
Confused? This article explains more than 30 different types of Japanese tea. Bookmark this for your reference!
Matcha is powdered form of Japanese green tea which is grown in shade. Sencha is loose leaf tea which is commonly drunk in a Japanese restaurant setting. There are type of sencha such as gyokuro which are also shaded grown like matcha.
Which type of Japanese green tea are actually healthier?
Read more to find out the truth.
Japanese Green Tea Company was invited to World Tea Expo 2018 since we were the Winner of the Global Tea Championship 2017.
World Tea Expo was held at Las Vegas Convention Center from June 11, 2018 - June 14, 2018. The expo had more than 3500 attendees and 260 exhibitors.
Here are some of the pictures and videos from the Expo, so that you can see how it was like at the Expo.