Green tea TEA FROM JAPAN - SENCHA FUKAMUSHICHA CHIRAN

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100g (Either 203,80 € Kg)

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TEA FROM JAPAN - SENCHA FUKAMUSHICHA CHIRAN

This Spring sencha also named "Fukamushicha" due to the long steaming during the fixation process, offers with its broken needles shaped leaves, a fresh and vegetal infusion developing a pleasant umami flavor with steamed vegetables notes.

ORIGIN:
Country : Japan
Region :
Kagoshima Province, Chiran Region
Harvest : Harvested early May, Spring crop
Singularities : A Japanese green tea is called Fukamushicha when it undergoes prolonged steaming during manufacture process. The leaves are therefore broken and the color of the liquor more intense. Here, we have a blend of the Yutakamidori and Kanayamodori cultivasr. The ancient volcanoes present in the region provide fertile soil, which with a dense mist and significant temperature variations contribute to the quality of the teas produced.

TASTING NOTES:
Dry leaves : Needles-shaped leaves
Attack : Fresh, green, more powerful than traditional sencha teas
Heart : Steamed vegetables notes
Long lasting notes : Umami flavor enveloping the palate with a slight astringency and a nice good length in the mouth.
Aromatic family : Vegetal

  • Dominant note : Plain
  • Type(s) of tea : Green tea
Consult the INCO rules chart
Serving suggestions
Infusion 2/2:30 mn
Temperature 80°C/176°F

Degustation :Throughout the day.
Pairing : With a red fruits pie, perfect in iced tea.

Our expert impressions : It had been a while since I wanted to integrate a Fukamushicha into the DAMMANN FRÈRES Japanese tea range. Here, the broken leaves are not a criterion of non-quality but the demonstration of a different manufacture process. It results a slightly more powerful liquor with a more intense color.

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