Japan’s Greatest Culinary Combo: Green Tea With Rice

Japan’s Greatest Culinary Combo: Green Tea With Rice

by Kei Nishida July 06, 2017

Nowadays, people put Japanese green tea into almost everything. Just a few of the more unique green tea combos include green tea alcoholic beverages, green tea fudge bars, and, of course, the ever popular green tea Kit Kats. However, there’s one green tea combination that’s been a standard in Japanese cuisine for centuries. We’re talking about green tea-rice. Although many Westerners might not have heard about this combination, green tea-rice recipes are abound in the “Land of the Rising Sun.” In this article, we’ll take a look at a few of the most popular Japanese green tea-rice recipes, some of which you can cook in your own kitchen. But first, let’s explore the interesting history of an old Japanese standard: brown rice green tea.

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4 Ways To Add Green Tea To Your Recipes

4 Ways To Add Green Tea To Your Recipes

by Kei Nishida June 27, 2017

The world is waking up. More people than ever are waving goodbye to fast and processed foods in favor of natural and healthy products. Everyone is aware of the health benefits of fruits and vegetables, thanks in large part to our parents reminding us every single day throughout our childhood before allowing us to leave the table. “Eat your vegetables,” is a common saying in many households, but… “eat your tea”? Green tea to be specific. The saying might not catch on but the act of eating green tea, in addition to drinking it, is at an all-time high.

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Green Tea and Blood Pressure – Increase Your Life By Decreasing Blood Pressure

Green Tea and Blood Pressure – Increase Your Life By Decreasing Blood Pressure

by Kei Nishida June 08, 2017

High blood pressure is an often deadly but treatable condition that can be improved with green tea by helping sufferers reduce their systolic and diastolic numbers, maintaining alertness, and improving their overall health simply by adding a cup of green tea to their meals or any other time of the day. Organic compounds found in green tea interact in our bodies to improve heart and arterial health naturally, with medical research to confirm these claims.

 

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