Premium Sencha Wazuka
Our premium Sencha is the best pick of tea from Wazuka, a historic tea-growing region specializing in Sencha production. The benefits of Sencha are extensive. With high levels of vitamin C and antioxidants, the tea helps boost the immune system and fight against free radicals, and is revered for its powerful anti-aging effects. This tea contains a flavor that is known for its richness and depth with a full-body profile and a pleasant aftertaste.
Located in the southern part of Kyoto Prefecture, Wazuka is home to over 300 tea farms that celebrate 800 years of tea-growing history in Japan.
Blessed with pristine rivers and fertile soil, this picture-perfect valley is the birthplace of Uji tea, which accounts for about 50% of the production of the finest Uji tea in Kyoto area. Teas from Wazuka are well-known for their distinctive umami flavour and grassy aroma.
Steep 6g in 120cc of 60C water for 90 seconds