This authentic Green Japanese Tea Ceremony set includes teacup/matcha bowl (chawan), bamboo tea whisk (chasen) and tea scoop (chashaku). Made in Japan, the inside and outside of the hand molded bowl has glazed green colored paint over an unglazed ivory bowl. The bamboo tea whisk is a traditional utensil used for blending powdered tea. Attractively boxed and makes a perfect gift!
Instructions on performing your own Japanese tea ceremony: Step 1: Pour warm water into the bowl. Step 2: Empty the bowl of the warm water and add in 2 scoops of matcha powder with the wooden scoop. Step 3: Add warm water into the bowl. Step 4: Using the whisk, briskly whisk the matcha powder and the water together until the tea becomes lightly frothy. Step 5: Remove the whisk and hold the bowl with both hands. Turn the bowl counter-clock wise twice and serve to guest.