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Origin:  Japan
Estate:  Kagoshima Region

Deep, green, vegetal notes. The best of Japanese shade grown production. An experience that is required by all!

Our Gyokuro is from Kagoshima prefecture which is located in the far South-West section of Japan. Following is a link to the live-time radiation map which will reveal levels in various prefectures: www.bousai.ne.jp/eng. Roll your mouse over the blue dots on the map, the corresponding prefecture name on the chart will be highlighted. You will see that Kagoshima tea is safe.

Heat water below boiling (approx. 170-175°), steep 2.5 teaspoons up to 3 minutes, refresh as desired.

  • 4 oz. box makes approx. 50 cups
  • 1 lb. bulk bag makes approx. 180 cups
  • .75 - 1 oz. tin makes approx. 10 cups
  • .5 oz. Sample makes approx. 5 cups
  • *note some blends are lighter than others

*see Tea Caddy for storage option*

Price: $36.00


New Packaging!

Steeping Instructions:

1. Fill kettle with fresh water, then heat.

2. Warm your teapot with a little hot water, discard, place your tea leaves in teapot, allowing heat of the pot to release bouquet of the tea leaves.

3. Heat water below boiling approx. 170-175°). Steep 2.5 teaspoons up to 3 minutes, refresh as desired.

*Vary time according to taste, & remember that steeping tea leaves beyond 3 mins does not contribute to flavor, only bitterness.
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