Tea is produced from the Camellia Sinensis Sinensis and the Camellia Sinensis Assamica varieties. The plant can grow to the height of a tree depending on area and terrain or is kept as a bush which makes plucking easier. Tea leaves are graded depending on the part of the plant that it comes from. The top leaves are the most prized. They are the newest, most tender growth.
This select speciality loose leaf tea is only produced in the mountainous region of Nantou, Taiwan & valued highly by tea connoisseurs around the world. It is briefly pre-fermented & firmly rolled by hand, unlike other oolongs.
The tea of teas. This fine, green powder is used for the traditional preparation of a Japanese tea ceremony. Put one level teaspoon full of Matcha powder into a bowl, add freshly boiled, cooled water and froth up with a whisk.
The term Reiki is formed by the Japanese terms rei (cosmos) and ki (spiritual energy). Reiki is an ancient spiritual healing method. This holistic therapy is said to aid healing on physical, mental, emotional & spiritual levels