- Importance of Chasen:
(i) Ensures matcha powder evenly mix with water to enhance richness of matcha tea/beverage.
(ii) Ensures no matcha powder is left in the form of clumps after mixing.
(iii) Helps to form delightful and creamy foam on top of matcha tea, which is not achievable with spoon or metal whisk.
- Care notes of Chasen:
(i) Wipe the chasen tips gently with soap and rinse under running water with hand after use. Pat dry with towel and leave in open air to dry.
(ii) After a few uses, the tips with straighten out and bend inwards. This is to be expected.
(iii) To reshape chasen, dip your finger between outer tips and inner tips, then gently bend the outer tips outward.