Hagiricha Mafuji Sencha (Nio Teas)

Gong-Go Rating: 🌟🌟🌟 Results: A creamy rich head and body with notes of lima beans made for a delightful first infusion. All further cups were much too astringent for my palate and could have been caused by poor packaging that resulted in crushed & broken tea leaves during shipment. Vendor: Nio Teas Tea: Hagiricha Mafuji Sencha Type: Continue reading Hagiricha Mafuji Sencha (Nio Teas)

Gyokuro Cha Musume (Nio Teas)

Gong-Go Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Updated 3/7/19 – the previous post cited Gykuro Cha Meijin in error I had some problems with Nio’s labeling. It wasn’t the same between website, invoice, & packaging =( Results: One of those special teas that are all about the experience. Giving a rich tea soup full of umami, Nio’s Organic Gyokuro was Continue reading Gyokuro Cha Musume (Nio Teas)

A Gong-Go Essential Tea Review – Japenese Sencha (Upton Tea Importers)

Gong-Go Rating: 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 Results: One of my favorite teas, it was the first green tea I fell in love with. Recommended as a Gong-Go Essential Tea everyone should have. Also a great starter tea for anyone new to Gong-Go. Vendor: Upton Tea Importers Tea: Japenese Sencha Type: Green Tea Origin: Japan Tasting: 9.6 / 175°/ 10 oz / Continue reading A Gong-Go Essential Tea Review – Japenese Sencha (Upton Tea Importers)