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Yunomi Farm Direct: Kukicha Special Blend

Yunomi Farm Direct: Kukicha Special Blend
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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).

Our own special blend of kukicha and 2-week shaded kabusecha tea leaves combining sweetness and umami flavor. The ingredients were grown pesticide-free on our Shizuoka tea farms.


  • Ingredients: Green tea
  • Cultivar: Yabukita
  • Cultivation & Processing Notes: Blend of premium kabusecha tea leaves (shaded 2 weeks for increased umami flavor), and leaf stems taken from premium spring sencha leaves.
  • Harvest Season: Spring
  • Japanese name: かりがね
  • Net Weight: 10 grams (Yunomi package), 100 grams (Yunomi package)
  • Number of Cups: 30 cups (10 uses / 3 steepings / 1 cup per steeping. Varies with your steeping recipe.)
  • Region: Shizuoka Prefecture


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

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

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