Nagasaki Prefecture

Chayou Co., Ltd

有限会社 茶友

Higashisonogi Town in Higashisonogi County, Nagasaki Prefecture, is well-known as a Sonogi tea producing area. It is there that Mr. Masatoshi Matsuo cultivates tea. How does the tea master who won the Emperor’s Cup of the Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Festival in 2010 depict the future through this refined tea? His sincere and humble words offer a glimpse into his warm heart, which reveals the story of the tea and his neighbors. This refined tea makes you feel as if you have stepped into the enchanting world of Japanese tea ceremony.