Live Japanese Tea Session with Francois Mathieu

Live Japanese Tea Session is a conversation with a Japanese tea professional about their discovery of Japanese tea, current activities and the present tea situation in their city or country. It is a great opportunity to learn more from the people in Japan and around the world, who are working with Japanese tea and hear their stories.

Our next guest is Francois Mathieu – our Tea Fellow and the co-founder of in Canada. Francois’s background is in finance and marketing but when he discovered Hojicha during one of his trips to Japan, he was convinced he should introduce this tea to the North America and together with his partner Danielle Geva launched a tea brand –

On 1st July our president Simona will be speaking with Francois about his turn to Japanese tea, his current activities, and the reaction to Hojicha he is seeing in the North America. The Japanese Tea Session will be broadcasted live on our facebook page from 10am on 1st July (Japan time).  Tune in for a global conversation about Japanese tea.

What: Japanese Tea with Francois Mathieu

When: 10am on 1st July (Japan time)

Where: the tea session will be broad-cased live on our facebook page. Everyone can comment and ask questions through the chat.