【Gyokuro】Uji-tawara Organic Gyokuro

(3 customer reviews)

$21.00


A well-balanced organic gyokuro from the Uji-tawara region in kyoto.
Predominantly herbal notes, making it a light and refreshing gyokuro, yet maintaining a good body.
A refreshing gyokuro with distinct herbal notes, balancing well beteen a not too heavy nor too light character.

Clear
SKU: TTC0053 Category: Tags: , ,

Single Estate
Uji-tawara, Kyoto, Japan.

Blend
Gokō and Uji-midori.

Green Tea
Organic Gyokuro.

New Harvest
Spring 2021.

About the manufacturer

Nagatani

Vice-President at Nagatani Tea Factory

The firm has a long tradition of tea manufacturing in one of the original regions where tea production originated. Uji-tawara is the home of Nagatani Soen who invented the methods for contemporary sencha production. While maintaining this tradition, the manufacturers also aim to produce an equally qualitative tea by observing solely organic farming methods on their in-house tea farms.

5 tea gardens
Farming and manufacturing

Brewing guidelines

Suggested measurements for 1 portion.

Amount of tea

5g

Water temperature

60℃

Water amount

100cc

Steeping duration

180 sec

Suggested no. of infusions: [3]

Additional comments:

Gyokuro requires a longer steeping at a cooler temperature in order to release most of its umami flavors.
Raise the temperature and steep for shorter periods of time over successive brews for a more varied pleasure of the tea.

【Gyokuro】Uji-tawara Organic Gyokuro

$21.00

Clear

Get your cup of tea now.

Weight45 g
Size

HS-code

0902.10.90.15

3 reviews for 【Gyokuro】Uji-tawara Organic Gyokuro

  1. Victoria (verified owner)

    This Gyokuro, in my opinion, has a nice relaxing amount of L-Theanine – the calm and happy amino acid in tea. I especially enjoyed the fragrance which added so much to the enjoyment of this tea.

  2. Daria (verified owner)

    Very gentle Gyokuro with a light sweetness.

  3. Richard Panse (verified owner)

    Wow! I never had tea curl my tongue and make me smile like this Gyokuro. My first experience with Gyokuro and it has to be one of the most delicious teas I have ever tried. I follow the brewing hints and it never fails to lift my mood. I never knew tea could do that.

Add a review

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

FREE Matcha

Essentials eBook

Get a free copy

In my new Matcha essentials ebook I explain the basics of the utensils needed to prepare a delicious bowl of Matcha, how to select a quality Matcha tea, and how to skillfully whisk a bowl of tea yourself.

The no.1 source for dedicated information on

Japanese Artisan Tea