Japanese Tea

Japanese tea has been sought worldwide for centuries. Our Sellers have many Unique Teas something like [Ginger tea] [Onion Skin Powder Tea] [Kombu Tea]. and of course you can shop for traditionally-crafted matcha and sencha from Uji, Kyoto, or discover new-age herbal teas from all parts of Japan here on Ippin.

Japanese Tea Guide

The health benefits of Japanese green tea
The health benefits of Japanese green tea


Japanese green teas such as Matcha are becoming all the more popular...

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A guide to the Japanese tea-growing regions
A guide to the Japanese tea-growing regions

The tea plant Camellia sinensis is native to East and South-East Asia and the Indian...

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A guide to the different varieties of Japanese green tea
A guide to the different varieties of Japanese green tea

The Japanese have done a lot with tea since it was first introduced to the...

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Matcha for beginners
Matcha for beginners


Matcha is the powdered form of green tea leaves used in the Japanese tea...

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3 big mistakes to avoid when brewing Japanese sencha
3 big mistakes to avoid when brewing Japanese sencha

First time Japanese green tea drinkers make 3 big mistakes. Ippin's resident tea...

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How to choose the right Japanese tea for you
How to choose the right Japanese tea for you

Many people are now turning to green tea as an alternative to coffee...

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What is the Japanese tea ceremony?
What is the Japanese tea ceremony?


The Japanese green tea beverage matcha has seen a sharp rise in popularity in...

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Japanese green tea for confectionery
Japanese green tea for confectionery


Powdered matcha green tea is seemingly everywhere today. While you may have...

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Teaware and tea tools: what you need for Japanese sencha
Teaware and tea tools: what you need for Japanese sencha

Here is Ippin's quick guide to the teaware and tea tools that you need to make...

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Hojicha, the 'brown' green tea
Hojicha, the 'brown' green tea

Rich, mellow and nutty with a slightly smoky character, hojicha is the brown tea...

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Gyokuro for beginners
Gyokuro for beginners

Gyokuro is a poetic name that literally means ‘jewel-like dewdrop’ and this tea...

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Sencha Guide for Beginners
Sencha Guide for Beginners

Sharp and refreshing with beautiful floral overtones, sencha is the perfect palate...

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How to taste Japanese green tea
How to taste Japanese green tea

Tea is an addictive hobby (not just because of the caffeine) but also because all...

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Bancha for Beginners
Bancha for Beginners

Bancha is the tea that hojicha and genmaicha are made from. It is tea for every...

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Genmaicha for Beginners
Genmaicha for Beginners

Genmaicha, the heady blend of green tea and toasted brown rice that is a favorite...

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High or low? The perfect temperature for Japanese green tea
High or low? The perfect temperature for Japanese green tea

Green tea can taste bitter, puckery, and all-round terrible… if you don’t brew...

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Japanese Green Tea for Weight Loss
Japanese Green Tea for Weight Loss


Japanese green tea has an almost endless list of purported health benefits...

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Dieters Tea from Japan
Dieters Tea from Japan


By now the secret is well and truly out regarding the health benefits of...

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