Reviews Posted by Charles Rae

Products Rating Read Date Added
Matcha Superior (40g/1.41oz)
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3720 06/19/2010
Another very fine tea from Hibiki-an. I have ordered the organic matcha before, and been extremely impressed by the mellow, full flavour of it. There is some matcha available in the west, but quality varies enormously. Nowadays I know that Hibiki-an = true quality, and ...(more)
Gyokuro Karigane Premium (100g/3.53oz)
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5120 05/21/2010
I was curious about this tea, having read all the glowing reviews. I was blown away by the sweetness of it, what a delight it is, so smooth.And the way the taste changes with each pouring! I have tasted some gyokuro before, but this is truly something different. I want ...(more)
Organic Matcha (40g/1.41oz in canister)
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5403 09/04/2009
After having been disappointed with several of the matchas I have ordered, I was wondering how Hibiki-an's organic matcha would compare. I needn't have worried. It is a fine, mellow matcha with a full-bodied flavour, and takes me back to the matcha I have tasted at the ...(more)