Gyokuro Powder Hime – Ceremonial Grade – Shibushi, Kagoshima


Yabukita gyokuro powder.  Do you know stems and vain have more amino acids than leaves?  This gyokuro powder is ground gyokuro that has vain.  Yabukita cultivar is the most popular cultivar and excellent in the balance of sweetness, umami, and astringency.

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Product Name: Gyokuro Powder Hime

Producer: Sakamoto Tea Farm

Type: Powder

Origin: Shibushi, Kagoshima

Harvested: Spring

Net weight: 1.411 oz / 40 g

Cultivar: Yabukita

Organic Certified: 1099 / 1038, Kagoshima Organic Agriculture Association, Japan

Taste: Rich umami and fresh aroma

Servings per Container: 20 servings

Farmer’s recommended way to brew for 1 cup:
-Leaf amount: 0.071 oz / 2 g
-Water temperature: 176 – 185 F / 80 – 85 C
-Water amount: 2.029 fl oz / 60 ml

Brewing steps:
1. Use soft water
2. Boil water for 5 min. to take out air and chlorine
3. Adjust water temperature (transfer the water from one tea ware to another (ex. teapot to cup) is a quick way to cool down the water temperature. For this tea, transfer once.)
4. Put 1 teaspoon powder into teacup
5. Pour the adjusted temperature water into a teacup (1/4 cup water for 1 person)
6. Whisk the tea.

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