A steamed tea from the peak growing season in the style of Japanese Sencha. The leaves have a clean and fresh aroma. The well-balanced cup is pleasant and mild, with gentle pungency and smooth, vegetal quality.
This grade of gunpowder is produced from fine China green tea that is
painstakingly processed into "pearls." The finished product is a tea with
rich flavor, balanced pungency, and the smoky tones one would expect from a
Produced in the style of Japanese Ku-ki Cha, this tea is composed of leaf bits, stalks, and stems of the tea plant. Because most of these components are not typically used in the manufacture of tea, this item has a unique flavor profile. The cup is mild, smooth and sweet, and has a lower level of ca ...
This selection offers a slightly darker cup color than many Japanese varieties of Ho-ji Cha, yet it possesses the same smooth, mellow character for which this tea is known. Toasty notes predominate, with a mild pungent, tangy quality which gently lingers on the palat ...
Legend has it that this tea was created by the famous Buddhist monk, Da Fang, during the Song Dynasty. The tea has a very rich flavor, with notes of chestnuts and a vegetal sweetness. Slightly reminiscent of a Lung-Jing, but with a more pronounced characte ...
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