Nishi Shincha Yabukita Nishi Shincha Yabukita

Nishi Shincha Yabukita Garden Direct Organic Green Tea - 100g

$32.00
100g

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USDA Organic

Description

Origin: Kirishima Mountain, Kagoshima prefecture, Japan

Cultivar: Yabukita

Elevation: 300 - 450m

Harvest Date: May 1, 2017

A 2017 Garden Direct Series exclusive! This impressive collection features seasonal micro-lots of single-origin teas we source and import directly from artisan tea farmers. Available for a limited time, these handcrafted teas were selected through real time micro-lot tea cuppings during our 2017 origin travels.


Origin

Kagoshima, Japan

Tasting Notes

This shincha from the Nishi family gardens in Kagoshima presents the classic Yabukita cultivar flavor profile: a balance between aromatic, almost dewy sweetness and the refreshing briskness of vivid green wheatgrass. 

Ingredients

Organic Green Tea

Traditional Brewing

Water Temperature: 160°F Leaf to Water Ratio: 1 tablespoon per 8 ounces Steep Time: 1st infusion 30 seconds, 2nd infusion 1 minute, 3rd infusion 90 seconds.

Kyusu Brewing from Rishi Tea on YouTube.

For the best infusions, we recommend brewing this tea in a Kyusu teapot.

We encourage you to experiment with the quantity of tea leaves and the length of the steep time to find your desired brew strength. Varying the water temperature isn't recommended, as water that is too hot will over-extract the bitter components of tea, while water that is too cool might not fully draw out the aromas and flavors of tea.

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Green Tea to start the day!
Mar 26, 2018
This has a super powerful flavor, mucho Robusta! I'm not a green tea lover by nature, but do use it to accompany other tea... read more
Mommason
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Green Tea to start the day!
Mar 26, 2018
This has a super powerful flavor, mucho Robusta! I'm not a green tea lover by nature, but do use it to accompany other tea... read more
Mommason
Waukesha, WI
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Green Tea to start the day!
Mar 26, 2018
This has a super powerful flavor, mucho Robusta! I'm not a green tea lover by nature, but do use it to accompany other tea... read more
Mommason
Waukesha, WI
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