Organic Gyokuro (100g/3.53oz)

Our Organic Gyokuro is certified by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, and Fisheries of Japan. They are grown with only natural organic fertilizers and no agricultural chemicals or pesticides.

In Japan, we say "Daichi tono Kakutoh" to describe traditional organic farming. "Daichi tono Kakutoh" means that it takes a lot of time and great effort to grow organic green tea. There are only a few farmers that produce organic green tea in a small part of Kyoto. (For more information, click here.)

Gyokuro was developed in Uji, in Kyoto region of Japan. Even today, it is enjoyed almost exclusively in the Kyoto region. Among many regional varieties of Gyokuro -- which is the finest grade of Japanese tea -- Uji Gyokuro is said to be the best.

Carefully grown under diffused sunlight for twenty days before harvesting, Gyokuro has several unique features: an elegant aroma, a sweetness of taste, and a light green colour.

Although Japanese green tea is harvested two to four times throughout the year, we can realistically harvest high quality organic tea only once a year due to lack of nutrition caused by limited use of fertilizers. Many organic Japanese green teas are harvested two to four times throughout the year, so unfortunately the taste and aroma are not excellent.

Please enjoy the simple and traditional taste of our Organic Gyokuro.

Price

US$28.00

Quantity

FREE INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING on all orders of US$36.00 or more.

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Features of This Tea

Mellow Aroma
Refreshing Aroma
Roasted Aroma
Sweetness
Flavor
  • 'Gokoh' Breed

Customer Review

No. Author Country Rating Read Date Added
01. Chee Chan United States
80 08/08/2015
02. Rinchen United States
990 05/13/2014
03. Emmanuel Fox Canada
1142 08/24/2013
04. jonathan Parkes United Kingdom
1274 04/10/2013
05. Alexander Blazic Germany
1573 04/21/2012
06. Michele Sparks United States
1671 01/25/2012
07. Caroline Jablonski United States
1546 01/16/2012
08. Kai Kaden United States
1610 10/17/2011
09. CATHERINE MANALO-DUMOULIN Canada
1850 08/11/2011
10. David Hynes United States
2119 06/07/2010
11. Jokubas Kraujelis Luxembourg
2442 11/11/2009
12. Michael Kerr United States
2018 05/04/2009
13. George Webber United States
1974 11/19/2008
14. Paul Harris United States
1815 11/06/2008
15. Russell Bailey United Kingdom
1607 10/23/2008
16. iris michaud United States
1588 08/19/2008
17. Eloise Ross-Jones Australia
2200 07/18/2006
18. Barbara C. Glancy United States
2103 07/14/2006
19. leo smith United States
2039 03/10/2006
20. Rebekah Mullaney United States
2892 09/20/2005

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