A series where we envisage what our collection of sensorial and esoteric teas would be, act, and think as personalities. What would it eat? What would it listen to? How would it spend its time? What would it dream about?
This month, we consider our Genmaicha, Matcha, an easy drinking green tea made of sencha leaves, popped rice, and matcha powder. The matcha adds depth, texture, and earthiness to the otherwise fragrant flavors of the rice and tea.
Continue reading to explore what Genmaicha, Matcha might eat, listen to, read and dream about...
① WHAT IT’S LISTENING TO
Music for Saxophone & Bass Guitar by Sam Gendel and Sam Wilkes and Colourgrade by Tirzah
Feel Free by Zadie Smith (2018)
③ A SNACK PAIRING
④ CURRENT REFLECTION
“Learn how to listen
as things speak for themselves”
—Matsuo Bashō (1644-1694)
⑤ FASCINATION / LIVING THING
Hen of the Wood mushroom as decorum
⑥ IN ITS KITCHEN
Hand-lacquered matcha sifter by tin-maker Kotodo Takahashi