WE ARE NOW ON A HIATUS FROM SHOPKEEPING. THINGS NEED TO BE SOLVED, SO WE ARE TAKING TIME TO THINK. THE COOPER HEWITT SHOP IS LARGELY SOLD OUT OF OUR THINGS BUT HAVE SOME ON THEIR WEBSITE ONLY. BELOW IS OUR ARCHIVE OF ALL THE OBJECTS WE HAVE EVER FOUND. WRITE US IF YOU NEED US AT: INFO@KIOSKKIOSK.COM WE WOULD LOVE TO HEAR FROM YOU.
5.5" x 3", 140 g.
The supplier of this tea first opened for business more than 350 years ago. They specialize in tea from Uji, a famous region for tea close to Kyoto. Two of the three historic and honorable tea schools in Japan - Omotesenke and Urasenke - prefer their tea. Hoji-cha ("roasted tea") is a green tea from Japan. It is different from other teas because it is roasted over charcoal, giving the leaves a brown appearance despite the fact that they are actually green-tea leaves. The process was first performed in Kyoto in the 1920s and it is still popular today. Hoji-cha is well-known for its flavor, clarity, and low caffeine.