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Marushige Shimizu: Jin, A Mecha Leaf Tip Green Tea

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Marushige Shimizu: Jin, A Mecha Leaf Tip Green Tea
Marushige Shimizu: Jin, A Mecha Leaf Tip Green Tea
Marushige Shimizu: Jin, A Mecha Leaf Tip Green Tea
Marushige Shimizu: Jin, A Mecha Leaf Tip Green Tea
Marushige Shimizu: Jin, A Mecha Leaf Tip Green Tea
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Note: Packages for most tea products will use Yunomi resealable bags or tins (with some exceptions where stated, click here to see info and photos).

Grown and processed by the Shimizu family of Suizawa, Mie Prefecture.

PRODUCT INFO

  • Ingredients: Green Tea
  • Net weight: 100 grams (3.52 oz)
    • Cultivar: Yabukita
    • Cultivation & Processing Notes
      • Blended from the leaf tips of various yabukita-based teas shaded for 2-3 weeks before harvest with direct covering (see photo)
      • Steaming: regular steaming (futsumushi) resulting in a leaf that is fine (young, delicate leaves break apart easily in steaming) and produces a semi-opaque, bright green liquor
    • Harvest Season: Spring
    • Number of Cups: 60 cups (20 uses / 3 steepings / 1 cup per steeping. Varies with your steeping recipe.)
    • Region: Suizawa Village, Yokkaichi City, Mie Prefecture

    STEEPING NOTES

    • 1st steeping: Tea: 5 grams or 1 teaspoon. Time: 30 sec. Water: 70˚C/158˚F, 240 ml.
    • 2nd steeping: Time: 10-20 seconds. Water: 80˚C/176˚F, 240 ml.
    • 3rd steeping: Increase time to 30-45 seconds or to desired strength.

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