• Organic Uji Tencha Usuore

A limited batch of handpicked organic tencha from an authentic tana covered tea garden in Kyoto.

This particular organic tencha is made specifically from leaf material that is sorted out during the production stage such as the petiole and midrib part of the leaves, veiny heavier leaves, and some leaves that are sandwiched together. All of this type of leaf material is sorted out during the production stage of tencha because it is not suitable for grinding into matcha. However, this leaf material is actually highly nutritious and very rich in theanine, so it makes a very healthy delicious tea.

The taste is pure, clean, smooth, sweet, and soothingly theanine-rich, with a stimulating ooika aroma (the authentic aroma created during coverage/shading of the tea bushes during growth). Can be brewed at various temperatures e.g. like sencha or gyokuro, and is also nice ice brewed.

Tea Information
Origin Uji, Kyoto, Japan
NET Weight 100g/3.52oz
Organic Certification(s) JAS
Cultivar(s) Various
Tencha Information
Tencha Harvest Date Each Year In May

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Organic Uji Tencha Usuore

  • Product Code: ten-001
  • Availability: In Stock
  • ¥1,500JPY