Gyokuro Okabe

Jade Dew
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Product code: CSTV-88

Unique in Japan in the world of tea, the Gyokuro (Precious Dew) style is the result of a process to create shade for the tea plants for a few weeks. The deprivation of light creates more difficult conditions for the plants whose molecular structure changes to make room for sugars, amino acids and aromatic compounds. The leaves will offer a less bitter liquor.

The dry leaves display the characteristic depth of shade-grown teas, with their dark hue and intoxicating smell of raspberry.

The delicately sharp liquor is smooth and is accompanied by vegetable accents of spinach and sunflower seed. Exquisite!

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Senchado technique
balance Quantity / 150ml of water
2
thermometer Temperature of infusion
70
lined-clock Infusion length 1
25 - 40 sec
lined-clock Infusion length 2
5 - 15 sec
lined-clock Infusion length 3
15 - 30 sec
Teapot method
balance Quantity / 250ml of water
1
thermometer Temperature of infusion
70
lined-clock Infusion length
3 - 4 min
Concentration in caffeine 50 MgConcentration in mg / cup* of tea, on a four-grade scale
50 Mg
50 Mg
Concentration of antioxidants 1441 μmolConcentration in μmol / cup* of tea, on a four-grade scale
1441 μmol
1441 μmol
Flavour wheel Identify the principal aromatic notes of a tea
Floral Fruity Woody Earthy Spice Vegetal
Similar Aromatic Profiles
* 250ml loose teas, 100ml for Matchas

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