Fukamushicha Tsuyuhikari Kanaya

¥2,000

This tea received the following prizes at the national tea competition:
– Platinum Prize at Nihoncha Award in 2019
– Platinum Prize at Nihoncha Award in 2021

 

This tea with bright emerald green color was grown on Makinohara Plateau, the origin of Fukamushicha.

It’s medium-bodied, and has a pleasant mellow flavor with little astringency, which is the characteristic of Tsuyuhikari cultivar.

The second steep turns the color to a darker green and the texture even thicker.

 

Tea Type: Fukamushicha (deep-steamed Sencha)

Cultivar: Tsuyuhikari
Cross between Asatsuyu and Shizu7132

Origin: Kanaya, Shizuoka Prefecture

Manufacturer: Yuya Murata

Harvest: spring 2021

 

Sweetness    ★★★☆☆
Astringency   ★★☆☆☆
Body             ★★★★☆
Aroma           ★★★☆☆

 

Size: 100g/3.5oz

7 in stock (can be backordered)