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Katsura - Organic Sencha Green Tea 100g

€16,00 EUR

  • Delicious traditional tea 
  • Healthy and relaxing
  • Beautifully packaged and makes a wonderful gift

From Ariake, Kagoshima, Kyushu. Tea farmers of whole area of Ariaké village had noticed the importance of organic tea before Japanese government defined the word "organic" for products and they started to produce organic tea. The farmer of this Sencha mixes their own natural fertiliser to make a best soil for this tea.

Taste: Good balance of umami and bitterness. It goes very well with sweets or meal, especially with rice.

How to prepare:

1) Put 5 grams of Sencha in a tea pot or strainer
2) Pour 150ml of hot water (ideally 80°c) and leave it to brew for 1 minute before serving.

Store in a cool, dry place away from direct sunlight (both before and after opening). Best when consumed soon after opening.  Otherwise put in a ziplock bag and store in the freezer.

Weight: 100g

Remarks: Due to custom restrictions on food item import, this product is currently unavailable for clients living in United States and Russia


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  • Cannot be ordered independently without other product

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  • White Komebukuro rice bag: 3kg
  • Closed and tied manually by our team, with white wrapping string

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