Limited Edition with box - Shofuku Chasen by Yasaburo Tanimura
Takayama matcha bamboo whisk by chasen master Mr. Yasaburo Tanimura of Suikaen: A traditional art handed down unchanged for the past five hundred years and made with the spirit of crafting things without compromise.
The Shofuku Chasen is used in congratulatory Japanese tea ceremony. Also The 3 Color strings means "vitality" "lucky" "charm".
This whisk has about 66 bristles perfect for Usucha.
The Bloom of Chasen
After a couple of times of use, the outside tines will straighten out, the centre knot will bloom and the life of Chasen starts here.
- Always keep your matcha whisk on a whisk holder when not in use
- Rinse it thoroughly after each use. If the whisk is in contact with dairy/sweeteners, whisk it in soapy water after use
- Pat dry and put it on the whisk holder
- Exam your chasen before each use. If any broken tines are found, remove them before whisking
**All of our premium matcha accessories are individually handcrafted and will not be identical.