The Avantcha Tea Blog

  • July 30, 2017

    The Making of Matcha Whisk – VIDEO

    The Making of Matcha Whisk – VIDEO

    How to care for your matcha whisk? Now that you’ve learned how much work goes into making the matcha whisk, it’s essential to know how to maintain it’s beauty and strength. Before you first use the whisk, soak it in a bowl of lukewarm water for a couple of minutes. This allows the bristles (or […]

  • July 15, 2017

    What’s the Deal with Matcha?

    What’s the Deal with Matcha?

    Nurtured and cultivated on the banks of the Yahagi River in Japan is one of the most famous and desirable green teas on the planet: matcha. Matcha tea plays a central in role Japanese tea ceremonies and is renowned not only for its flavor, but also its calming and healing effects on the body and […]