Matcha Tea Gift Set
Gift set with tin of Matcha, traditional bowl, "chasen" bamboo whisk and "chasaku" spatula
Matcha is a Japanese green tea made from leaves which have been ground between two stones.
The Kusmi Tea Matcha Gift Set is ideal for preparing and enjoying matcha tea. It has all of the necessary items to prepare matcha: the traditional bowl, the "chasen" bamboo whisk, and the "chasaku" bamboo spatula as well as a 1.05oz. tin of matcha.
Pour 2-4 bamboo spoonfuls of matcha into the matcha bowl. Heat fresh water to 80°C (176°F) and add to the bowl. Stir vigorously y with a bamboo whisk by tracing a "W" pattern until consistent and until a layer of foam forms at the surface.
The Japanese Matcha Tea Ceremony
The traditional Japanese matcha tea ceremony also called “The Way of Tea”, is a quiet celebration performed with grace and beauty. The matcha tea ritual is a bonding experience of mindfulness, respect and a focus on the now.