Sencha Premium (100g/3.53oz)

Sencha contains more of the beneficial nutrient catechin than other green teas, because it is grown in full sunlight, thus it becomes yellowish green in colour. Sencha tastes gently astringent and smells wonderfully fresh.

Sencha Premium is one of the high-quality green teas available, being carefully selected from Uji Sencha.

Our Sencha Premium's tea leaves are sprouts that are small and soft and not fully-grown. They are difficult to find even in Ichibancha (the first pick of the year). Although generally the best time to gather tea leaves is when the tea tree has five sprouts, our Sencha Premium's tea leaves are gathered when the tea tree has only three sprouts. It is said that because the sprouts are younger, Sencha Premium's aroma and taste is much more mellow and refreshing.

This item is grown at Ujitawara known for producing highest grade Sencha, located in mountain ravines, with mineral-rich soil. The misty climate, sloping hills, warm days and cool nights create the excellent mellow flavor and ideal astringent aroma of Sencha Premium. They are the typical features of tea leaves produced in the Ujitawara. The geography is challenging for farmers but ideal for tea trees.

Price

US$24.00

Quantity

FREE INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING on all orders of US$50.00 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

No. Author Country Rating Read Date Added
01. Scott C. United States
83 08/26/2021
02. Katrin Nord-Varhaug Norway
905 12/09/2020
03. Frederic NEUBAUER France
1289 04/16/2020
04. Sebastian Germany
1780 08/12/2019
05. Lawrence Buck United States
2308 02/18/2019
06. Mary United States
2684 07/04/2018
07. Rosanna United States
3308 01/15/2018
08. Trym Norway
4566 04/04/2017
09. shail United States
4844 08/23/2016
10. Ken United States
5312 04/26/2016
11. Mitchell S Canada
6969 08/30/2015
12. kipchan Indonesia
6753 08/01/2015
13. gab Italy
6585 05/09/2015
14. Markus Pache Australia
7118 11/22/2014
15. Robert Johnson United Kingdom
7326 09/23/2013
16. Edwin Netherlands
7212 07/31/2013
17. Adrian Ianovici Romania
6497 06/01/2013
18. Suhel Singh India
6612 01/09/2013
19. Florian Maussner Germany
7387 03/20/2010
20. David Pearce Australia
6786 03/03/2010
21. Michael Thompson United States
6148 08/04/2008
22. Rafael A Strauss United States
6281 04/17/2008
23. Chip Creitz United States
6556 03/27/2008
24. Olivier Coclet France
6065 03/09/2007
25. Elspeth Dilley United Kingdom
5900 07/27/2006
26. Oliver Schuschner Costa Rica
6045 01/29/2006
27. John Outler United States
6558 02/26/2005

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