The Maehara Tea Farm is a vertically integrated, family-operated farm located in the southern Japanese prefecture of Kagoshima. Their fukamushicha is a green tea that has been steamed for longer than usual ("deep-steamed") to create an opaque, deep green, richly flavorful tea, though the leaves themselves are broken apart as a result of the long steaming time.
- Ingredients: green tea
- Net weight: 100 grams (original bag), 20 grams (Yunomi bag)
- Cultivar: Blended. The family raises dozens of cultivars as they are a propagator. They blend the leaves together to make their two fukamushicha retail products.
- Harvest: Spring
- Region: Chiran, Kagoshima
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