Fukamushicha Tsuyuhikari Kanaya


This tea received the following prizes at the national tea competition:
– Platinum Prize at Nihoncha Award in 2018
– 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.

This Fukamushicha from 2022 is full-bodied.


Tea Type: Fukamushicha (deep-steamed Sencha)

Cultivar: Tsuyuhikari
Cross between Asatsuyu and Shizu7132

Origin: Kanaya, Shizuoka Prefecture

Manufacturer: Yuya Murata

Harvest: spring 2022


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


Size: 100g/3.5oz

2 in stock