Organic Sencha Premium (100g/3.53oz)

Our Organic Sencha Premium 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.)

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.

Our Organic Sencha Premium's tea leaves are sprouts that are small and soft and not fully-grown. The tea leaves are gathered when the tree has only three sprouts. It is said that because the sprouts are younger, the aroma and taste is much more mellow.
Generally speaking, it is difficult to bring out a mellow flavor and ideal astringent aroma from Organic Sencha. However, this special tea has both of these characteristics, brought about by geographical features of the Ujitawara region in Uji, which is known as a central area of rare high grade Sencha production.

Long ago before modern agricultural chemicals and techniques, the best Sencha must have been similar in taste and aroma to this fine organic green tea.
Please enjoy the simple and traditional taste of our Organic Sencha Premium.

Price

US$24.00

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
  • 'Yabukita' Breed
  • Finished in the traditional Uji/Kyoto style

Customer Review

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01. Ellained Canada
695 02/07/2017
02. A Uni United States
691 01/13/2017
03. Lina United States
803 09/22/2016
04. Paulo France
848 09/13/2016
05. Mikhail Russian Federation
997 06/25/2016
06. David Lowen United Kingdom
1524 05/08/2016
07. Christina von Braun United States
2548 07/13/2015
08. Philip Durber Canada
2904 05/08/2015
09. Matt Page United States
3007 01/09/2015
10. Christine Schneider Austria
4051 11/17/2013
11. Ellie Ling United Kingdom
3754 11/16/2013
12. Ashley Robinson Switzerland
3888 08/28/2013
13. Russell Bailey United Kingdom
5416 08/26/2009
14. valeska nikolitsch Germany
5176 07/12/2009
15. Kenneth Gorlin United States
5057 06/17/2009
16. Michael Kerr United States
4674 05/04/2009
17. Thomas Smith United States
4398 06/24/2008
18. Tom McGowan United States
3983 05/30/2008
19. Jennifer Falzarano United States
4099 04/07/2008
20. Danica Radovanov United States
3752 08/05/2007
21. Tim Hancock United Kingdom
3651 07/28/2007
22. kevin lowell United States
3834 10/07/2006
23. Rebekah Mullaney United States
3692 09/20/2005

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