Matcha Uji (40g tin)

Product code: CSTV-33

A delicious Matcha with an excellent quality/price ratio brought to us by the Osafumi brothers, second generation producers.

This Matcha comes from the mythical region of Uji, near Kyoto (the former capital of Japan), and more precisely from Ujitawara, hometown of Nagatani Soen, inventor of the Sencha tea style.

Its fresh and tasty emulsion offers a velvety texture and a slightly bitter-sweet flavor, with notes of oily grass and snow peas. A touch of gentle iodine tickles the palate, overshadowing everything.

For greater freshness, the Matcha should be used within 6 months of opening and stored in a cool place.

  • Producer: M. Osafumi
  • Altitude: 50m
  • Date of harvest: May 25, 2021
Traditional Matcha
balance Quantity / 65ml of water
1
thermometer Temperature of infusion
75
  • Sift the desired amount of Matcha using a matcha sifter.*
  • Heat the chawan (bowl) with hot water.
  • Discard this water and wipe bowl with a clean cloth.
  • Depending on the desired intensity measure between 1 g and 2 g ( 1/2 to 1 teaspoon) of sifted Matcha to the centre of the bowl.
  • Carefully pour between 65 ml and 100 ml of water at 75°C onto the tea.
  • Whisk vigorously with a Chasen (Matcha whisk) for around 30 seconds until an even foam develops.
  • Taste and enjoy!

*Optional: Matcha powder stays fresher if cooled and whisks into a more creamy foam, without clumps, once sifted.

Concentration in caffeine 47 MgConcentration in mg / cup* of tea, on a four-grade scale
47 Mg
47 Mg
Concentration of antioxidants 1486 μmolConcentration in μmol / cup* of tea, on a four-grade scale
1486 μmol
1486 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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