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.




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Features of This Tea

Mellow Aroma
Refreshing Aroma
Roasted Aroma
  • 'Gokoh' Breed

Customer Review

No. Author Country Rating Read Date Added
01. Daniel Roche United States
71 10/07/2017
02. A Uni United States
857 01/13/2017
03. Eby United States
771 01/10/2017
04. Lewis Jessop United Kingdom
909 11/18/2016
05. RA Quilter United States
1373 05/23/2016
06. rubbertoe United States
2567 11/18/2015
07. Carms United States
2788 09/13/2015
08. Chee Chan United States
2826 08/08/2015
09. Rinchen United States
3819 05/13/2014
10. Emmanuel Fox Canada
4120 08/24/2013
11. jonathan Parkes United Kingdom
4159 04/10/2013
12. Alexander Blazic Germany
4021 04/21/2012
13. Michele Sparks United States
4151 01/25/2012
14. Caroline Jablonski United States
3925 01/16/2012
15. Kai Kaden United States
3845 10/17/2011
3478 08/11/2011
17. David Hynes United States
3522 06/07/2010
18. Michael Kerr United States
3301 05/04/2009
19. George Webber United States
3214 11/19/2008
20. Paul Harris United States
3034 11/06/2008
21. Russell Bailey United Kingdom
2854 10/23/2008
22. iris michaud United States
2827 08/19/2008
23. Eloise Ross-Jones Australia
3440 07/18/2006
24. Barbara C. Glancy United States
3349 07/14/2006
25. leo smith United States
3251 03/10/2006
26. Rebekah Mullaney United States
4247 09/20/2005

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