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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).

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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