Grands Crus

SKU

3071A23

Organic Tamaryokucha Premium

Green tea from Kumamoto, Japan - Ichibancha 2023
A very refreshing Grand Cru with intense vegetal notes.
Agriculture Biologique
€40.00

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  • Infusion Time 3'

  • Quantity 6 g / 30 cl

  • Temperature of infusion 70°C - 160°F

  • Time of the day All day long

Description

Tamaryokucha can be translated as "coiled green tea", in reference to its leaves, which are shaped to resemble commas. Growers in Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan specialise in this production method, and produce beautiful Grands Crus just like this one. This tea is made from a rare cultivar called saeakari, renowned for its intense vegetal notes and delicately gourmet.

This spring green tea with a smooth texture reveals vegetal and marine notes that develop into vanilla and buttery hints.

Special qualities

  • Origin:
  • Kumamoto, Japan
  • Tea colour:
  • Green Tea

Suggestion of preparation

With the teapot or the tasting set: 3 minutes in water heated to 160°F.

With the Kyusu or the Shiboridashi : 5 g / 10 cl

- 1st infusion: 160°F - 1 minute

- 2nd infusion: 160°F - instantaneous

- 3rd infusion: 180°F - 30 seconds

- 4th infusion (optional): 30 minutes in cold water


Also delicious iced : infusion during 30mn at room temperature.

Grands Crus: savour the exceptional

Rare and ephemeral, teas identified as Grands Crus by Palais des Thés are the result of alchemy between a tea plant variety, its terroir and the talent of an artisan grower. Meticulously plucked, processed and sourced in the most respected tea gardens, our Grands Crus unveil unique flavours that reflect the refinement of their origins.

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