Charcoal Roasted Tea Set, 2021

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❄️ Two limited release winter teas from our producer in Yame, Fukuoka, Japan.


Japanese charcoal-roasted teas are roasted for 30 minutes by the fire, creating a unique aroma and reducing bitterness. Our producer sells this charcoal-roasted tea set in the wintertime to mark the season.

Sencha:
Notes of seaweed soup and pine
Cultivars: Yabukita, Saemidori, Tsuyuhikari, Okuyutaka
Harvested: April 2020
Origin: Yame, Fukuoka, Japan
Recommended if: you are a fan of Sencha, Musashi Kaori, Sencha, Yumesuruga

Gyokuro:
Notes of jasmine and buttered corn
Cultivars: Yabutaki, Saemidori
Harvested: April 2020
Origin: Yame, Fukuoka, Japan
Crafted using the dentō hon method (straw shade-grown, natural fertilizers) and handpicked.
Recommended if: you enjoy a lighter Gyokuro than our Gyokuro, Hoshinohien

Includes 72g (18 servings): 1 pouch of sencha, 1 pouch of gyokuro.


As part of our limited Valentine's Day release, ohigashi is available to include with this set. Please select whether to include ohigashi from the dropdown on the right. Read more about ohigashi here.