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Gyokuro Green Tea

New Mexico Tea Company
  • Spoon 1 tsp Per Cup
  • Kettle 160°F
  • Timer 2 Min

The finest Japanese loose leaf tea. Gyokuro leaves are shaded at least three weeks prior to harvest, in the same way as Matcha. However, post-harvest processing is identical to Sencha. The resulting tea has a deep green color, translucent emerald-like liquor, and rich flavor. The characteristic flavor of Gyokuro is a pronounced umami highlighted with sweet overtones.

This is Japan's best green tea. It is made from single buds that are picked only in April/May. In an effort to increase chlorophyll and reduced the tannin, which makes it sweeter, the tea is covered with black curtains or bamboo and straw shades for 3 weeks in early spring.

Ingredients:

High quality green tea

Origin:

Fukuoka, Japan

The finest Japanese loose leaf tea. Gyokuro leaves are shaded at least three weeks prior to harvest, in the same way as Matcha. However, post-harvest processing is identical to Sencha. The resulting tea has a deep green color, translucent emerald-like liquor, and rich flavor. The characteristic flavor of Gyokuro is a pronounced umami highlighted with sweet overtones.

This is Japan's best green tea. It is made from single buds that are picked only in April/May. In an effort to increase chlorophyll and reduced the tannin, which makes it sweeter, the tea is covered with black curtains or bamboo and straw shades for 3 weeks in early spring.

Ingredients:

High quality green tea

Origin:

Fukuoka, Japan

Price: $8.75

Amount
1oz$8.75
2oz$17.50
4oz(20% off)$28.00
8oz(35% off)$45.50
16oz(45% off)$77.00
Packaging Options
Gift Tin w/ Label$4.00Holds approx. 4oz. of this tea.
Extra Label$.50For your own tin (3.75" x 2.4")
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Reviews:

5/29/2020
5 Stars

Y'know the smell of fresh-cut grass? This tea is just like that. Sweet and grassy. Temperature is important if brewing with hot water. The flavor will be damaged if the water is too hot.

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