Our most extensive sampler yet! In this one set, you will get 9 very different senchas from all over Japan. This is a great way to expand your palate and properly experience the most common type of green tea in Japan. Sencha is also a very diverse group of teas. Here you will have the opportunity to experience the whole spectrum of sweet, savory, grassy, astringent, vegetal and fruity flavors that these wonderful teas have to offer.
Included in the Sampler:
5g Sencha YuDi: A mild, high-grade sencha from Shizuoka
5g Yakushima Sencha: A bold, full-bodied sencha from Yakushima island
5g Kasugaen Asatsuyu Sencha: A deep steamed sencha from Kagoshima. The tea starts out with a light sweet corn note, followed by a nice edamame or baby spinach note that intensifies from steeping to steeping.
5g Fukamushi Yamaga: A deep steamed sencha from Shizuoka with a pleasant fruity note that makes an incredible cold brew
5g Hagiricha Mafuji: A dry, high-quality sencha made from a collective of farmers
5g Sencha Kobataen: A southern Japanese sencha with an incredible sweetness
5g Henta Saemidori: Single cultivar with a powerful, umami-rich sweetness
5g Henta Asanoka: Single cultivar tea with a light cereal note and pleasant dryness
5g Henta Okumidori: Single cultivar tea with a milder flavor and pleasant fruitiness
Steep for 45 seconds at 60 degrees C 140 degrees F. Can be steeped 2-3 more times for 20 seconds each