2019 CHIRAN SHINCHA
This beautiful, well balanced sencha is consistently a favourite at many of our coffee bar partners; year on year, Furuichi San delivers a consistently delicious tea blend.
To ensure freshness, we store the tea at low temperature.
We have a few kg left of our 2019 harvest, which are now sold at a significant discount vs. the 2020 tea.
TYPE Green Tea ORIGIN Chiran, Kagoshima, Japan GPS 31.4ºN 130.4ºE TASTING NOTES Sweet Grass | Citrus Finish | Umami GROWER Furuichi Family
Brewing GuideCHIRAN SHINCHA
WATER 70℃ | 158℉ 240ml | 8oz TEA 1 tbsp | 4g STEEP STYLE 30 seconds | multiple steeps EQUIPMENT Kyusu or glass teapot
About The Grower
After World War II, grandfather Furuichi had only a bike and a love for tea. He biked through the Chiran region in Japan buying tea leaves and making his own tea. Now his tea company is run by three generations of the Furuichi family and produces some of the best sencha we’ve ever had. They use top of the line equipment and over 10 different cultivars to produce tea that bursts with citrus notes and tastes like nothing we’ve ever had before.
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MON - SUN 12:00PM - 7:00PM
Location2208 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC1.604.558.0500
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