The FREE Matcha Basics MINI Course


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The free matcha basics mini video course

10 dedicated videos to get you well on your way with matcha.


Welcome to the FREE Matcha Basics MINI Course. In this video I introduce myself and some of the topics we will be covering in this course.

Segment 1 Lesson 1 |
The implements

In this section I begin with an explanation of the vital implements required to prepare a delicious bowl of matcha tea.

Segment 1 Lesson 2 |
Sifting your matcha

In this video I explain the importance of sifting your matcha.

Segment 1 Lesson 3 |
Preserving your matcha

In this video I explain the importance and illustrate some of the best practices to preserve and store your matcha.

Segment 1 Lesson 4 |
Cleaning your tea whisk and bowl

In this lesson I explain how to clean and care for your tea bowl and tea whisk after use.

Don’t have the right implements yet?
Let me help you with this Matcha Habit Starter Kit.

Segment 1 Lesson 5 |
Caring for your tea scoop

In this lesson I explain how to clean your tea scoop, and also what to ABSOLUTELY never do when caring for your bamboo tea scoop.

Look here if you don’t have a tea scoop yet.

Segment 1 Lesson 6 |
Choosing a tea bowl

In this lesson I give some tips and basic instructions on what to look for in a tea bowl when choosing your bowl to prepare a bowl of matcha.

Segment 2 Lesson 1(7) |
Usucha, Thin tea, the type of tea

In this video I explain what type of tea is commonly used to whisk a bowl of thin tea, usucha. I also give a brief introduction how matcha is cultivated, harvested and manufactured for a broader understanding of the tea you are drinking.

Still looking for a matcha you like?
I have made  a selection of natural, artisan matcha teas for you.

Segment 2 Lesson 2(8) |
How to whisk a bowl of thin tea

In this video I explain and demonstrate how to whisk a proper bowl of thin tea, usucha.

Need a tea whisk?
Small to large, I have a selection of specialised tea whisks ready for you.

Segment 3 Lesson 1(9) |
Koicha, Thick tea, The type of tea

In this lesson I explain what kind of matcha is used for thick tea, and what is special about it.

Can’t find a suitable tea for thick tea?
Here are my suggestions for you.

Segment 3 Lesson 2(10) |
How to blend a bowl of thick tea

In this lesson I explain and demonstrate how to skilfully blend a glassy smooth, creamy bowl of thick tea, koicha.

Need a suitable tea whisk for thick tea?
I have the perfect, beautifully hand-crafted bamboo tea whisk for you.

Outro Summary

Thank you so much for having been part of this little matcha journey. I hope it was meaningful, and I am truly pleased that I have been able to share this information with you.

THANK YOU FOR joining!

I hope the course has provided you value, and I sincerely hope it will have deepened your pleasure of drinking matcha.

If I you are looking to further deepen your understanding of Japanese tea,
I suggest that you take a look at my book:

"The Story of Japanese Tea"

The only in-depth book on Japanese tea, its manufacturing, and culture!

‘Includes case studies and true stories from active tea manufacturers in Japan.’

“It is with the wish 
to objectively portray
what Japanese tea
at its core and in essence is
that this book has been
brought to life.”

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