If you are looking for artisan Japanese green tea, you’re in the right place!

We live in Japan and spend considerable time journeying around the island of Kyushu – the heartbeat of fine tea – meeting with farmers, sipping countless cups of tea and listening to their stories.

Why? So that we can bring you the best green tea on the planet!

Visit the online shop!


And check out our new line of hair-care products, all containing matcha - of course!

KOKUU Japanese Shampoo with Matcha

KOKUU Japanese Shampoo with Matcha

Organic, natural food-based shampoo with matcha

£28.00 GBP

KOKUU Japanese Conditioner

KOKUU Japanese Conditioner

Organic, natural food-based conditioner with matcha

£28.00 GBP

KOKUU Herbal Serum for Hair

KOKUU Herbal Serum for Hair

Organic, wild-herb hair serum with matcha

£33.00 GBP

you can read more about them here 


Please don't forget about our best-selling teas too!


and many more...

visit the chiki tea online shop now



See our new Matcha Bar in Kobe, Japan!



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