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Uji Karigane "Chiyo no tsuru" (high-quality Japanese green twig tea from Uji) - 100g tea leaves

Uji Karigane "Chiyo no tsuru" (high-quality Japanese green twig tea from Uji) - 100g tea leaves

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Product specificity 商品説明

Karigane Kukicha is a high-quality tea made from the leaf stems sorted out and collected during the manufacturing process of Gyokuro and Sencha. 

This tea is also known as "Shiraore" (白折) and "Boucha" (棒茶). 

Karigane is less astringent than Sencha. It is characterized by its refreshing aroma and mellow flavor.

About the taste 味について

Karigane "Chiyo no tsuru" is a high-quality green tea with an elegant taste.

It is a refreshing tea with balanced sweetness and astringency.

Today’s special おすすめレシピ

Looking for a refreshing cup of tea? Please take a look at our iced tea recipe.

Best way to prepare 美味しい淹れ方

Hot Brew Tea

1. Add tea leaves

3 teaspoons (~6g)

2. Add water

180 mL (6.09oz) 80°C (176°F)

3. Brew

1 minute (no wait time for second brew)

4. Serve

Pour out all the tea and enjoy it!

Cold Brew Tea

1. Add tea leaves


2. Add water

1 L (33.81oz) Cold

3. Brew

1~2 hours

4. Serve

Stir, pour it and enjoy your tea!

Product information 商品詳細

Product type: Karigane Kukicha (high-quality Japanese green twig tea)
Format: Loose leaf
Ingredient(s): Japanese green tea
Allergens information:
  Contains: None.
Place of origin: Japan
Net weight: 100 g (3.53oz)
Best-before: 10 months from production date in Japan.
Storage method: Avoid direct sunlight, high temperature and humidity, and store at room temperature. 
Product size: 11.5 x 23.0 x 1.0 cm (4.5″ x 9.1″ x 0.4″)

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