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Fukumidori - Organic Single Origin Sencha 100g

€29,00 EUR

  • Delicious tea to drink for focus and concentration
  • First picking of the season which is Premium Tea
  • Single origin tea is grown by one farmer and on one farm
  • Taste profile: A tea with a good balance of umami, sweetness and astringency, and aroma. 

Fukumidori is characterised by its rich umami and sweetness. After picking this Fukumidori, the fresh tea leaves they are out to soak up the suns rays while they dry. This process doubles the flavour and at the same time increases the nourishing ingredients of the tea.

The tea is grown at Onishien, a traditional tea plantation that has been in business for 250 years since the Edo period. Takeshi Nakajima, the owner of Onishien, is a master of hand-kneaded tea and is a representative maker of Sayama tea, which has received the title of No. 1 in Japan many times.

Sweetness     ★★★☆☆
Astringency   ★★★☆☆
Bitterness      ★★☆☆☆
Umami           ★★★★☆

How to brew & store:
Put 3g for one person, 5g for two people of tea leaves in 75ml per person of 80ºC water for 40 seconds.
Avoid heat and humidity, storage at room temperature.

Volume: 100g

Place of Origin: Saitama, Japan
Producer: Onishi-en

About single origin tea:
In recent years, Japanese people became more aware of the delicacy of “The Single Origin Tea”. We enjoy the unique pure taste of one tea species, as western people do when they drink black tea from one farm. With this trend, Agricultural Research Centres throughout Japan are now developing new tea species which are unique in their taste and flavour.

Remarks: Due to US custom restrictions on food items, this product is currently unavailable for clients living in United States.

 
 

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