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Okumidori Shincha 2019 - O-FIVE RARE TEA BAR
Okumidori Shincha 2019 - O-FIVE RARE TEA BAR

Okumidori Shincha 2019


  • Tea Info

    TYPE Green Tea
    ORIGIN Chiran, Kagoshima, Japan
    GPS 31.4ºN 130.4ºE
    TASTING NOTES Sweet Grass | Citrus Finish | Umami
    GROWER Furuichi Family

    Brewing Guide

    Okumidori Shincha
    WATER 70℃ | 158℉ 240ml | 8oz
    TEA 1 tbsp | 4g
    STEEP STYLE 30 seconds | multiple steeps
    EQUIPMENT Kyusu or glass teapot


    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. 

    Furuichi Family

    Close up of Furuichi's tea trees.

    Furuichi's house and tea fields.

     View from Furuichi's place

    Grower on the map

  • Tea Bar Hours

    MON - SUN 10:00AM - 10:00PM
    HOLIDAYS: 10:00AM - 6:00PM


    2208 West 4th Avenue, Vancouver, BC


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