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Note: Packages for most tea & food products will use Yunomi resealable bags or tins (with some exceptions, click here to see info and photos). If you need the original Japanese package, please leave a note in the order comments.

Mecha (芽茶) is tea made with only the buds of tea leaves. Brew for about 40 seconds, and the tea is ready!

PRODUCT INFO

  • Cultivar: Blend
  • Cultivation & Processing Notes:
    • Harvest Season: Spring
    • Japanese name: 狭山の芽茶
    • Net Weight: 100 grams
    • Number of Cups: 30 cups (10 uses / 3 steepings / 1 cup per steeping. Varies with your steeping recipe.)
    • Region: Sayama, Saitama Prefecture
    • Appearance
      • Leaf: Color - , Refinement - , Shape -
      • Tea (5g, 1 minute, 70˚C/200ml): Color - , Opacity -
    • Aroma
      • Leaf:
      • Tea:

    STEEPING NOTES

    Consider also cold steeping or ice steeping (see Steeping Techniques).

    • 1st steepingTea: 5 grams or 1 teaspoon. Time: 30-60 seconds. Water: 70˚C/158˚F, 240 ml.
    • 2nd steepingTea: same. Time: 20 seconds. Water: 80˚C/176˚F, 240 ml (about 1 cup).
    • 3rd steepingIncrease time to 30-60 seconds or to desired strength.

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