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Matcha, the focal point of the Japanese Tea Ceremony, is a fine powder made by grinding green tea leaves.

Only the finest, young, shade-grown gyokuro tea leaves are used to create matcha. The leaves are plucked and laid out flat to dry. Veins are removed and the leaves, now called tencha, are carefully ground in granite mills until they become the precious powder.

Easy preparation is achieved by placing 1 teaspoon of matcha per cup (or to taste) in a cup, adding a few drops of hot water (160-180F) and stirring with a spoon until a paste forms. Add the rest of the water and stir.

Our matcha comes from Uji, Kyoto, and is a first harvest, spring tea. A Samidori cultivar, it is considered a high grade for everyday consumption.

This tea contains a high level of caffeine | Steep at 170° for 2 minutes.

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Tea Canal & Stepping into Etiquette would like to invite you and your child to our Holiday Etiquette Workshop!

Spend the afternoon learning how to be a happy host and gracious guest, gift giving and receiving, writing thank you notes, and introductions. Attendees will sip on tea and munch on delicious pastries, all while learning the ins and out of proper table etiquette and holiday manners.

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn lifelong skills taught by certified etiquette teacher, Leontina Richardson from Stepping into Etiquette

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For: Children aged 7 - 13 yrs   Parents are invited and strongly encouraged to attend!

Date: Sunday, November 18th Time: 1-3pm

Cost:  $35.00 per person

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Witches and warlocks of all ages are welcome to this Spook-tacular event for witch's brew and assorted autumnal treats.

We will be nibbling on a menu that includes fresh baked scones, cookies, tea sandwiches, and pastries. Card and tea leaf readers will be on hand to point your way clearly into the future. Witches and wizards encouraged to dress in full All Hallows’ Eve regalia for this very special occasion.

** A gluten sensitive menu is available. While all effort will be made to avoid cross contamination by preparing food in separate areas with separate utensils, those with a serious allergic reaction are not guaranteed that contamination will not occur. **

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