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If you are a lover of tea and Japanese culture, you will love the washi tea box. It is an elegant and practical accessory, which allows you to keep your tea in the best conditions. The washi tea box is made from washi paper, a traditional Japanese paper that has more than 1300 years of history. Washi paper is renowned for its resistance, lightness and beauty. It is made from natural plant fibers, such as mulberry or gampi, which give it exceptional properties. The washi tea box is impervious to moisture, light and odors. It thus preserves the quality and taste of your tea, whether it is green, black, white or flavored. The washi tea box is also a decorative object, which brings a touch of refinement and elegance to your interior. It is decorated with motifs inspired by nature and Japanese culture,
Hauteur : 15,50 cm
Diamètre : 7,50 cm
Iron-white, Washi-papier japonais
If Japan is known for its different drinks, tea is probably one of the most shared in the world. Made in Japan offers you a range of Japanese cups and mugs to enjoy your tea or other hot drinks. Discover our Japanese cups and mugs made of porcelain, ceramic or sandstone created thanks to the expertise of the Japanese master craftsmen and offering a wide variety of colors and patterns.
The origin of Japanese cast iron teapots dates back to the 11th-12th centuries. These traditional Japanese teapots have a finely enameled interior to avoid the risk of oxidation. Japanese artisans have chosen cast iron for making traditional Japanese teapots because this material is a good conductor and helps to accumulate and conserve heat for a long time. They keep the tea warm for one to two hours.
Imported from China in the twelfth century, Japanese tea is mainly associated with a fine green tea powder called Matcha tea which is one of the favorite drinks of the Japanese. This tea is mainly tasted during the traditional tea ceremony in Japan. Japanese matcha tea has many virtues. It has been considered for a long time by the Samurai as a medicine. It contains many beneficial elements that allow it to be endowed with important nutritional quality, and thus strengthen the immune system, fight against cholesterol but also to prevent cancer and aging of the skin.