Organic Shincha Sencha

$23,10

Tokujo Sencha from the mountains of Ukiha

100g

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Product contains: 100 g

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Description

Through our friends from Amayama Organic Life we met the boutique producer Nikawa Seicha from Ukiha in Fukuoka. Higuchi, the founding family which has been producing tea for three generations, completely committed themselves to organic farming. This, after the health of the parents worsened and this was attributed to the use of pesticide. Since then the Higuchi family grows in the mountains of Ukiha a wide selection of tea cultivars purely organic. The variation of the cultivars prevents monoculture and thus an excessive spread of parasites. Also the harvest period extends notable because the different cultivars sprout at different times.

In addition to organic farming, we especially like the fact that various tea cultivars are available. Not that blends are a bd thing, especially if crafted by a experienced tea master, but we think it’s quiet interesting to experience the peculiarities of the individual tea cultivars.

This tea is made of Yabukita first flush tea leaves (shincha).

Harvest: April 2019
Taste: Sweet and refreshing aroma
Origin: Ukiha, Fukuoka prefecture, Japan
Varietal: Yabukita
Steaming: Fukamushi
Preparation: In this blog post you will find a description of how to brew Japanese green tea in an optimal way.

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PRODUCT CONTAINS 100g

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