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Sencha

GREEN TEA

12 reviews

Slender needle-like leaves produce a deeply vegetal taste and aroma, ripe with notes of toasted rice and nori. Harvested in the spring to early summer in the up-and-coming Kagoshima region, the leaves are steamed to perfection to stop oxidation of the leaf, as well as to lock in their deep jade color and flavor.

Tasting Notes:

Magnolia, umami, steamed greens


6 in stock
Regular price $23.00 Sale price $20.00 Save $3.00
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JJ
07/19/2021
Jan J.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Sencha

I’m not sure on this one. I can’t seem to find the right amount to use per infusion, it seems weaker in flavor than most other sencha teas I’ve had. Will keep fooling with it.

CT
07/02/2021
Carla T.
United States United States
I recommend this product
A Favorite!

One of my favorite green trash. Full bodied, fresh green tea. I've tried others from other tea sellers and Steven Smith has the best teas. I've only found one I would not recommend based on my preferences.

PM
05/14/2021
Peter M.
United States United States
I recommend this product
My "Every Day" Tea...

This became completely necessary to my body and mind from the first sip! I don't want to go a day without it.

CU
05/03/2021
Corey U.
United States United States
I recommend this product
Sencha

The sencha tea reminds me of the teas I received from Japan. It has a great subtle flavoring. It is one of my favorites.

T
04/24/2021
Tanya
United States United States
I recommend this product
Exceptional

I will only buy my Green Tea from Japan. Such a pleasant green tea. Tastes so fresh and clean as if just picked from the farm. Seriously fantastic.

Ingredients

Full leaf Japanese green tea from the verdant fields of Kagoshima.

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Area where spaceships first sampled earth's tea. Classified.

Preparation

For best flavor, bring spring or freshly drawn filtered water to 185 degrees. Steep 1 tsp (2.5 g) for three minutes. Thank Emperor Saga for his love of tea.

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Sencha

Japanese Green Tea

Slender needle-like leaves produce a deeply vegetal taste and aroma, ripe with notes of toasted rice and nori. The leaves are steamed to perfection to stop oxidation of the leaf, as well as to lock in their deep jade color and rich flavor.

Shizuoka Prefecture

Shizuoka Prefecture is located in the Chubu region, on the island of Honshu in Japan. While unable to claim full ownership of Mt. Fuji (its a joint custody thing with Yamanashi Prefecture), Shizuoka can tout being the biggest tea producing region in Japan, which says something. Harvest time for Sencha happens from April through June.