gyokuro

Ippodo NYC

by Jason Walker on February 7, 2014

in green, Japanese

U.S. tea drinking is on the rise. Research has revealed this for several years now. So now might seem like a good time to open a tea store in NYC. Ippodo thinks so. It is dipping its toe into the U.S. tea waters and has opened shop in connection with the Kajitsu dining experience. Some tea […]

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Tea Review 459: Aiya’s Organic Gyokuro

by Jason Walker on March 2, 2013

in green, Japanese

Comment: a smoother gyokuro than several I’ve tasted. . Score: 90 Price (as of post): 80 g = $34 Sample provided by Aiya America. Get even more in the Member Content. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Want to see a tea reviewed? Contact me: jason@walkerteareview.com Subscribe in a […]

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Tea Review 412: Aiya’s Premium Gyokuro

by Jason Walker on March 23, 2012

in 85-89, Japanese

. Comment: point of clarification- my use of the word “needle” in talking about most Japanese green teas refers to the sewing-needle (or pine needle) shape of the leaves. . Score: 89 Price (as of post): 80 g = $29.80 . Sample provided by Aiya America. Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea […]

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Walker Tea Review 364 David’s Tea Gyokuro Yamashiro good taste and texture with forgiveness

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Tea Review 297: Culinary Tea’s Gyokuro

by Jason Walker on December 15, 2010

in 85-89, green, Japanese

. Comment: mild sweetness, with no metallic aftertaste . Score: 87 Price (as of post): 1oz = $8.50 . Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Operated by Jason Walker. Sample provided by Culinary Teas. Subscribe in a reader or by email

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Tea Review 234: Wendell’s Gyokuro Jade Dew

by Jason Walker on July 20, 2010

in 85-89, green, Japanese

Click the vid to watch. Click on the dots (on the video timeline) to jump to a scene: . Score = 88 Price (as of post): 1/4 lb = $26 . Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Operated by Jason Walker. Sample […]

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Click the vid to watch. Click on the dots (on the video timeline) to jump to a scene: . Score = 91 Price (as of post): 100g = $39.95 . Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- a tea blog with tea reviews and tea tastings. Operated by Jason Walker. Sample provided […]

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