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This delicious, salty herbal tea is perfect with meals. Flavoring with Japanese plum, or ume (oo-meh) is a traditional combination in Japan.
The Kii Province of ancient Japan
Kishū is the old name for the area that is now Wakayama Prefecture south of Kyoto (see Wikipedia entry). Ume, or Japanese plum, that originates from this region is well known in Japan for its delicious flavor.
The konbu kelp seaweed originates from Hokkaido, the northernmost island of Japan, famous for its seafood industry.
No MSG has been added to this product.
Allow 2 days for procurement after you order.
To make kombucha tea, use the plastic spoon included in the can and add one spoonful (about 2 grams) to 100 cc (3.4 oz) of hot water.
Wait 30 - 60 seconds and stir well before drinking.
Name: Ume Konbucha
Ingredients: Salt, dextrin, powdered kombu (kelp seaweed), sugar, dried ume (Japanese plum) fruit, fermented seasonings, yeast extract, vinegar made from shiso (Japanese basil) and ume, citric acid, flavoring
Net weight: 80 grams (40g x 2 bags in one can)
Best by: See back of the canister (2013.08.22 = 2013 August 22).
Manufacturer: KK Sennenya MN
Location: 719-3 Utsugi-machi, Hachioji-shi, Tokyo, 192-0024 JAPAN