"Explore Japanese Tea in Depth" and "Japanese Tea Flight May" will be on Saturday May 25. Click here for more details.


How to brew Japanese gyokuro

How to brew Japanese gyokuro is on YouTube now. Thanks to Cuppa Cha (https://www.cuppacha.com.au/) who gave us this opportunity. Please watch the link here and share your delicious gyokuro with your family and friends. Happy brewing!

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Japanese tea tasting afternoon in October

A very rare Japanese tea tasting session in October. We will brew a multi-award winning Japanese tea as well as other tea during the session. A few of achievements by the exquisite tea include the Grand Prize in 2014 Nihoncha Award and being listed in the Wonder 500 of the Cool Japan Project. Each tea brewed on the day has a unique flavour and taste so it will bring new experiences for you.   It is at the Camberwell library (340 Camberwell Rd, Camberwell, VIC3124) from 1.30pm to 2.30pm on Sunday 22 October. Limited seats are available so please make a booking from here....

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Discovering Authentic Japanese Tea at Preston Market

We are going to hold the Discovering Authentic Japanese Tea workshop at the Preston Market this Saturday. It will be from 1pm to 2.15pm on Saturday 7 October. The market is located on Cramer St & Mary St, Preston VIC 3058.  You will learn about the basics of Japanese green tea and taste them. In addition, you will taste hojicha which is made just in front of you.  To attend this workshop, a pre-booking is needed through LL Central: http://melbourne.lanewaylearning.com/classes/discovering-authentic-japanese-tea/

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Japanese Tea 101 in Sydney

A Japanese Tea 101 workshop in Sydney! It will be held at Tien He Tea House (58A Willoughby Rd, Crows Nest NSW 2065) on Saturday 19 August from 11.15am to 12.45pm. In this informative introductory session, types of Japanese tea and brewing tips will be discussed. During the class, Kabusecha will be brewed and paired with Japanese sweets. Limited seats are available.  For any inquire, please contact us on shop@okeisan.com.au. This workshop need to be paid in advance through the Sydney Tea Meetup.

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Japanese Tea 101 in July

A fun, interesting and informative Japanese Tea 101 class will be held at Hawthorn Library (584 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn VIC 3122). It is from 2pm to 3.30pm on Sunday 23 July. You can get information about Japanese tea, especially about sencha. During the class, Kabusecha will be brewed and paired with Japanese sweets. Limited seats are available. To secure the seat, please click and make a payment on here. For more details, contact on shop@okeisan.com.au. We'll also hold Umami Experience with Gyokuro on the same day. Please see another blog  or contact on shop@okeisan.com.au for details.

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