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Kukicha Superior Twig Green Tea - Bōcha - Loose Leaf Japanese Green Tea - Heavenly Tea Leaves

Kukicha Superior Twig Green Tea


Kukicha Superior Twig Green tea, otherwise known as Bōcha, is a very high-end Japanese green tea consisting of the stems and stalks left-over from sencha and matcha tea production. For this reason, Kukicha was originally considered a peasant's tea. Today, it is considered a delicacy for it's mild, naturally sweet flavor and powerful health benefits.

Ingredients: Green tea

Tasting Notes: mild, sweet, chestnuts, woody, earthy

Brewing Tips: Use 1 tsp. of tea per every 6 oz. of boiling water (170 degrees). Steep for 1-2 minutes. Do not over brew to avoid bitterness.

Origin: Japan