Saemidori Fukamushi Sencha | 深蒸し煎茶さえみどり

Saemidori Fukamushi Sencha | 深蒸し煎茶さえみどり

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Size 50g

If you’re looking for a light-bodied green tea with a sweet and gentle finish, this one is for you!

Grown in the Yame region, this special tea is made from carefully harvested leaf from the highly-sought after Saemidori cultivar.  It features a delightfully creamy texture and well-rounded sweetness.

Best brewed at lower temperatures, this tea is great any time of the day.

Origin: Yame, Fukuoka, Japan

Cultivar: Saemidori (さえみどり) | Single estate

Harvest date: April 14th, 2021

Shading: 10 days

Tasting notes: Buttered peas | Corn | Smooth

Winner of 2020 Grand Prix at the Japanese Tea Selection Paris

Leaf: 6g

Water temperature: 60°C - 80°C

Water quantity: 240ml

Steeping time: 30 - 60 seconds

We prefer brewing this tea at a lower temperature (60°C) to bring out the subtle sweetness, but it is also tasty when brewed at a higher temperature.