green tea


January 27, 2017

The Umami Reader: 3rd Wave Green Tea Is a Thing in Tokyo

by Sarah Han

– Move over coffee, green tea is the caffeinated beverage of 2017. It’s not too surprising that Tokyo is at the helm of the so-called 3rd wave green tea movement and home of the world’s first pour-over green tea cafe.

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October 27, 2016

Green Tea Kit Kats: Give ’em a Break from Boring Halloween Candy

by Umami Mart Staff

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Halloween is Monday! If you’re looking to stock your candy bowl with something more interesting than Hershey’s, Reese’s, and Tootsie Rolls, get a bag (or two) of Japanese Green Tea Kit Kats.

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June 22, 2016

MOTOism: Matcha Sesame Tofu Two Ways

by Moto Yamamoto

When I tried to come up with a recipe for the Umami Chef Matcha Challenge*, all the usual recipes were too ordinary (lots of sweets) and I wanted to make something a bit different and creative.

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June 20, 2016

Conbini Creations: Super Easy Matcha Ice Cream

by Sarah Han

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Matcha ice cream brings back memories of eating sushi with my family. I grew up in the San Fernando Valley (Northridge, represent!), but my dad drove us all around Los Angeles in search of the best restaurants he could find before the internet existed.

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January 21, 2016

Matcha Salt – It’s Like Green Gold Dust

by Umami Mart Staff

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We quickly sold out of these jars of Matcha Salt during the holidays. No surprise, because this stuff is like gold – green gold!

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