French connoisseur looks to stir Japanese interest in native teas
By Mariko Tamura,
Nov 6, 2018 - 10:07 | All, Lifestyle, Japan
In a fashionable area of Shizuoka city, an hour west of Tokyo by bullet train, is a teahouse where a young French woman is attempting to spread her passion for Japanese tea to the world, especially to youth unfamiliar with its place in their cultural heritage.
Marie Roux, 24, has been working at Mar...