Matcha Man in Shimane, Japan

When your feudal lord is a tea master, high quality tea is the decree. During the Edo period, Matsudaira Harusato, Lord Fumai, established his own tea school in Matsue, Shimane, his own style of tea ceremony, and commissioned teahouses in what would become one of Japan’s most important tea centres. Continue reading “Matcha Man in Shimane, Japan”