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2023 A Taste of Japanese Teas with Eric Carr (An Educational & Delicious Tea Tasting Led by Tea Scholar & Certified Tea Practitioner)NEW

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2023 A Taste of Japanese Teas with Eric Carr (An Educational & Delicious Tea Tasting Led by Tea Scholar & Certified Tea Practitioner)
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Date: Friday, 8 December, 2023       Time: 1:00 am - 2:00 pm
Yume Japanese Gardens of Tucson
2130 N Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85712 USA
(520) 272-3200
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Map of Yume Japanese Gardens of Tucson, 2130 N Alvernon Way

A Taste of Japanese Teas with Eric Carr.  Come join us for a Taste of Japanese Teas, an educational and delicious tea tasting led by tea scholar and certified tea practitioner, Eric Carr. Guests will enjoy (and learn to brew) a selection of Japanese teas from everyday sencha to refreshing mugicha - and even get to taste a rare and little-known tea from Eric’s personal collection!

Admission to the event includes a tasting of five teas, brewing lessons, as well as a ceramic tasting cup.

Afterward, some of the teas will be available for purchase.

Friday, December 8, 2023 

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Also 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Advance registration required.


General public: $25 (Gardens admission not included)
Members: $15

The event will be held in the bamboo alley. Entrance through the main gate in the parking lot.

Benefits of Japanese Tea
Japanese tea, renowned for its rich cultural significance and health benefits, offers a multitude of advantages for those who indulge in its consumption. One of the primary benefits lies in the high concentration of antioxidants, particularly catechins, present in varieties such as green tea. These antioxidants have been linked to numerous health perks, including the potential to reduce the risk of chronic diseases and promote cardiovascular health. Additionally, Japanese tea, with its lower caffeine content compared to coffee, provides a gentle energy boost without the jittery side effects, fostering a sense of alertness and mental clarity. Beyond the physiological advantages, the ritualistic nature of Japanese tea ceremonies fosters mindfulness and relaxation, contributing to a holistic sense of well-being.

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