Fukamushicha Tsuyuhikari Kanaya
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)
Cross between Asatsuyu and Shizu7132
Origin: Kanaya, Shizuoka Prefecture
Manufacturer: Yuya Murata
Harvest: spring 2021
7 in stock (can be backordered)