The Japanese tea stand-café, “Hachiya” will open new stores in Sendagaya and Daikanyama

27.November.2017 | FOOD

The Japanese tea specialty store, “Hachiya’s” Sendagaya store will open on the 1st of December 2017 (Fri.) and the store in Daikanyama will open on the 5th of December (Tue.).

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Under the concept of “recreating the culture of Japanese tea,” the popular fashion designer produced these stores. In addition to the standard original menu items of “Hachiya” such as green tea, roasted green tea and brown rice tea, they will offer natural and strictly selected menu itmes such as tea latte made using a bamboo whisk and Japanese desserts that go well with teas.

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The name of the store “Hachiya” came from “Hachiju Hachiya” which is known as the day to begin harvesting tea leaves (the tea leaves harvested in Hachiju Hachiya has been known as a pick which brings luck” and the kanji character “八(eight)” which is known as a number which brings luck.

 

The tea latte is a mixture of powder green tea and milk mixed with a bamboo whisk. They are aiming to introduce the tea culture of Japan to customers by presenting how this product is made.

 

“Sencha Soda” which is an original product of the store is a new kind of green tea which has a fresh flavor. “Fruit Iri Sencha Soda” is a drink where you can enjoy the texture including the jelly and fresh fruit.

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Moreover, a simple tea where you can enjoy the real flavor of tea leaves made with the special teapot selected by Gyokusendo which sells Tsuiki Doki, an intangible cultural asset, will be offered. Plus, they are planning to sell season-limited menu items so that you can enjoy each season.

 

Let’s enjoy these special tea drinks and Japanese desserts.

 

■Information

Hachiya

 

Sendagaya Store

Opening date: 2017,12,01 (Fri.)

Address: 4-1-8, Sendagaya, Shibuyaku, Tokyo

Business hours: 9:00 to 19:00

Fixed holiday: Saturday, Sunday, holidays and Year’s end/New Year’s holidays

 

Daikanyama Store

Opening date: 2017,12,05 (Tue.)

Address: 1-16-9, Ebisu Nishi, Shibuyaku, Tokyo

Business hours: 9:00 to 19:00

Fixed holiday: no holiday (except year’s end/New Year’s holidays)

 

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