Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

A Taste for Tea, 2

Posted by
GJC (Kyoto, Japan) on 22 June 2011 in Lifestyle & Culture.

This is the powdered tea (matcha; 抹茶) in the bowl before pouring hot water in. As you can see, it is very green! It has a sharp green flavor that some people don't like it because they think it tastes bitter, but it is a favorite at our house.

NIKON D300 1/50 second F/5.0 ISO 280 123 mm (35mm equiv.)

NIKON D300
1/50 second
F/5.0
ISO 280
123 mm (35mm equiv.)

kyoto
tea
京都
茶道