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Uejima Tea Farm; Uji Premium Gyukuro

The Kyotanabe region south of Uji City in Kyoto is one of the most famous areas for producing award-winning gyokuro. This gyokuro comes from the well-known tea farmer Uejima-san who is based in the famous tea producing region Wazuka. This tea is grown in his fields in the Kyotonabe Village area.

If you like gyokuro this one from Uejima-san is definitely worth a try. It's a very smooth and umami full gyokuro that can be enjoyed across multiple steeps.

 

  • Ingredients: Green tea
  • Net weight: 50g bag
  • Cultivar: blended
  • Region: Kyotanabe Village, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan
  • Steeping Notes: 4g / 60° / 1min - Resteep up to 4 times. Gradually increase the water temperature with each infusion

About Uejima Tea Farm: Noriyasu Uejima is a tea master. In the 90+ year old tea tasting competition held in Kyoto, he is the only winner to ever achieve a perfect score. Cultivating and processing some of Kyoto's finest teas. He is the 5th generation master farmer carrying on a tradition that dates back to the mid-19th century. The Ritz Carlton Hotel of Kyoto features his teas in their lineup for their guests

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