Sencha Yamakai

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Product code: CSTV-204

This Japanese green tea is made with the Yamabuki cultivar in Shizuoka Prefecture, famous for its Sencha.  The careful transformation by producer Mr.Oota creates beautiful deep green, needle-shaped leaves.

On infusion the liquor is almost creamy in texture, bright yellow with a frank, sweet and vegetal flavour.  Floral and saline notes give this tea a freshness in the mouth.   There are moments of berries as the flavour fades.

An impressive blend of delicate and vigorous.

  • Cultivar: Yamakai
  • Producer: M. Oota
  • Altitude: 600m
  • Date of harvest: May 1, 2022
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Teapot method
balance Quantity / 250ml of water
1
thermometer Temperature of infusion
75
lined-clock Infusion length
3 - 4 min
Senchado technique
balance Quantity / 150ml of water
2
thermometer Temperature of infusion
75
lined-clock Infusion length 1
25 - 40 sec
lined-clock Infusion length 2
15 - 30 sec
lined-clock Infusion length 3
40 - 55 sec
Flavour wheel Identify the principal aromatic notes of a tea
Floral Fruity Woody Earthy Spice Vegetal
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