Kawane Premium Sencha – Harumidori (Loose – 50 g)
50 g / bag – This hand-picked sencha tea is made from a single origin unique cultivar, ‘Harumidori’. It is grown in high altitude mountains at 600 m by the Tsuchiya tea farm. They only produce around 10 kg per year. It has a sweet, refreshing floral aroma with a clean umami flavour, and has an elegant fruity sweetness – no bitterness. Unlike regular sencha tea. It is steeped at a low temperature of 45-50 °C like gyokuro.
Region: Tsuchiya Nouen, Shizuoka Prefecture
Tea: 10 gm or 2 tbsp
Water: 300 mL at 45-50 °C
Steep: 1.5 min.
To make cold brewed tea:
Tea: 20 gm or 4 tbsp
Water: 1000 mL (4 cups) at room temperature
Steep: 2-3 hrs. to over night in the fridge