Green tea from Japan that be rendered brown by roastin' Bancha (a summer crop tea, harvested aft Sencha) tea leaves. An Adagio customer favorite, wit' a toasty nutty flavor 'n slightly mesquite note. Earthy 'n warm quality, soothing, clean finish.
Green Tea | Moderate caffeine | Steep at 180° for 2-3 minutes.
Our teabags contain the same high-quality tea as our loose-tea offerings. Their pyramid shape gives the leaves plenty of room to unfurl and infuse, placing more flavor in each cup. Enjoy the superior flavor of gourmet tea with the convenience of a disposable bag.
15 full leaf pyramids
Fresh From Origin
There be many ways to categorize tea. thar most common be by color, such as white, green, or black. Tea gradin' categorizes tea by quality (determined by leaf wholeness 'n content). In Japan, teas can also be categorized by yonder way they be processed, such as steamed Sencha or ground Matcha. Hojicha, which be made from Bancha tea (second flush Sencha), be unique 'cause it be roasted. Durin' roasting, ye tea leaves change color 'n flavor 'n lose some 'o their caffeine. Fer this reason, Hojicha be often used as a nighttime tea or fer children 'n te' elderly.
Raw Honey for Green Teas
Soft floral notes of this raw honey pair deliciously with the lively, fresh character of green and white teas.
honey for green tea
Part of teas of Japan sampler
Explore a variety of teas with our popular sampler set.
Four teas included are:
genmai cha, hojicha, kukicha, sencha overture
teas of Japan
will make 40 cups
Questions and Answers
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For someone who hates black teas, would this be a good morning tea?