The most popular and widely distributed type of green tea is called Sencha. The Yabukita cultivar makes up 80% of Japanese green tea trees.
Yabukita tea tree is the most popular tea tree in Shirakawa-town too.
In general, Sencha has a well-balanced combination of aroma, umami and bitterness, providing you with a feeling of luxury.
For one time, you can enjoy second or third steeping.
30g / 1.06oz green tea leaves = 6 times.
100g / 3.5oz = 20 times.
|Color||Bright and gentle green|
|Type||Lose tea leaf|
|Blend of green tea leaves of all area in Shirakawa-town|
|Tea plantation / Tea Company||Mino-Shirakawa Piacere
|Location||35°36'16.9"N, 137°10'26.2"E, 192.6 m a.s.l.|
Steeping information for 180ml / 6oz water
||5g / 0.17oz||70°-80°/ 156℉-176℉||60 sec.|