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WAZUKA SHINCHA by Imanishi Tetsuya - O-FIVE RARE TEA BAR
WAZUKA SHINCHA by Imanishi Tetsuya - O-FIVE RARE TEA BAR

WAZUKA SHINCHA by Imanishi Tetsuya

$25.00

  • This is our first batch of Shincha from Wazuka, one of favourite micro-terroirs in Uji.

     

    This tea, in the words of Tetsuya Imanishi.

    TYPE SENCHA (STEAMED GREEN)
    CULTIVAR Yabukita
    ORIGIN Yoji, Harayama, Wazuka (Kyoto), Japan
    GPS 34.8ºN 135.9ºE
    GROWER Tetsuya Imanishi


    Imanishi San's Yabukita, in his own words:

    About this tea:  "Our sencha is harvested without covering, receiving a lot of sunlight. Sencha has a strong and balanced flavour of umami, sweetness, and astringency. The aroma that fills your mouth after you take a sip is as refreshing as the wind that blows through the prairie.

    Grower's message to tea drinkers in North America:  Wazuka tea has an aroma that is unique to the land/area we have been gifted. I believe no other producing region can create this particular aroma. I will be very happy if you can feel/ appreciate the aroma.

    Grower's brewing suggestions:  5g 70-80℃ 90cc for 1-2min.



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