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

No. Author Country Rating Read Date Added
01. Doug Hume Australia
1017 05/20/2019
02. Ellained Canada
3298 02/07/2017
03. A Uni United States
3298 01/13/2017
04. Lina United States
3425 09/22/2016
05. Paulo France
3507 09/13/2016
06. Mikhail Russian Federation
3595 06/25/2016
07. David Lowen United Kingdom
4117 05/08/2016
08. Christina von Braun United States
5240 07/13/2015
09. Philip Durber Canada
5660 05/08/2015
10. Matt Page United States
5731 01/09/2015
11. Christine Schneider Austria
6224 11/17/2013
12. Ellie Ling United Kingdom
5403 11/16/2013
13. Ashley Robinson Switzerland
5547 08/28/2013
14. Russell Bailey United Kingdom
7105 08/26/2009
15. valeska nikolitsch Germany
6728 07/12/2009
16. Kenneth Gorlin United States
6620 06/17/2009
17. Michael Kerr United States
6273 05/04/2009
18. Thomas Smith United States
6034 06/24/2008
19. Tom McGowan United States
5529 05/30/2008
20. Jennifer Falzarano United States
5681 04/07/2008
21. Danica Radovanov United States
5208 08/05/2007
22. Tim Hancock United Kingdom
5043 07/28/2007
23. kevin lowell United States
5313 10/07/2006
24. Rebekah Mullaney United States
5094 09/20/2005

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