Recipe: Crescent Moon Chocolate Tea (Work in progress) Ingredients: 6 ounces green tea Itsumi: For fragrance, use the green tea from the tea farms on the Western shore Tameshi: Harvest the leaves with the silver edges 2 ounces chocolate Alicia: White chocolate Ishikawa: Dark chocolate 4 ounces dairy Naru: Whole milk Optional: Whipped … Continue reading Interlude: Tea in progress
This exhibition was curated in partnership with the Inter-island Tea Master's Association. 46, small curved drinking vessel, wood Acquisition by the Collections & Rescue team Containers of this size and shape have typically been used as drinking vessels since the Near Sky period. They can be paired with a lid to keep the contents … Continue reading Interlude: Tea exhibition
I. Radio segment (audio): [Listen here] II. Planned script (prompter 1) This is the end of Akina's segment. Did everyone enjoy? [You may read through comments and select one to read aloud] Announcements Fellow endless waves member, Shizuka, made it past the initial stage for the regional singer-songwriter contest. Watch the next episode tomorrow … Continue reading Interlude: On air, underwater
While a master must always strive to be as compassionate as the tea they serve, that same strength must also be maintained to protect their tea and those they serve. - Letters from the Warrior Tea Masters
Can a teacup keep its name // If there is no tea to fill it?
Not often that I leave a review, but of all the tea shops I’ve visited - and trust me, as an explorer, I’ve been to quite a few - this shop is one that I cherish above all others. Let me first explain the situation in which I found myself at this shop, or … Continue reading Interlude: Review
An updated and revised version of this chapter is included in a collection available for purchase on Amazon: Of Leaves and Water: A mini collection *** It was after the bombs and magic had stopped and when the earth and sea had finally started to settle when she found you on the riverbank. She was … Continue reading Interlude: Tea kettle