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KONOMI - KOICHA | landing Oct. 19 KONOMI - KOICHA | landing Oct. 19 KONOMI - KOICHA | landing Oct. 19
KONOMI - KOICHA | landing Oct. 19 KONOMI - KOICHA | landing Oct. 19 KONOMI - KOICHA | landing Oct. 19

KONOMI - KOICHA | landing Oct. 19

$60.00

  • As much as we love single cultivars, we admire the balance and elegance that Konomi San achieves with this koicha grade tea.  

    The smooth, silky mouthfeel is typical of koicha from Yame.  The green tea leave a pleasant, mildly bitter sensation on the sides of the tongue, which gives way to a sweet sensation in the palate.

    Tasting notes:  green almonds, beet greens.

     

    Tea Info

    TYPE MATCHA
    ORIGIN Yame, Japan
    GPS 33.2ºN 130.6ºE
    CULTIVARS Okumidori, Saemidori, Tsuyu Hikari, Yabukita, Samidori
    PRODUCER Konomi Family

     

    About the Producer

    Konomi San's family started their tea business in the Edo period; they were the first family to become tea merchants in the Island of Kyushu.  In that period, most of the local teas were kama-iri cha.

    In the late Meiji period, Konomi's family were some of the pioneers that imported some production techniques from Uji; as a result of these pioneers, Yame is now famous for its stunning gyokuro and matcha.

  • Tea Bar Hours

    MON - SUN 12:00PM - 7:00PM
     

    Location

    2208 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC
    1.604.558.0500

     

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