Houji-Genmaicha (roasted Genmaicha) ($5.50/2oz)Houji-Genmaicha (roasted Genmaicha) ($5.50/2oz)

Houji-Genmaicha (roasted Genmaicha) ($5.50/2oz)


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Houji-Genmaicha consists of the two harmonious yet slightly contrasting taste components. It is a good alternative to sweetened coffee.

Origin: Shizuoka
Harvest: Between First and Second Harvests
Cultivar: Yabukita

Tasting Profile:
It offers a comfortable toasty aroma both from roasted leaf and brown rice. The Genmai (roasted brown rice) sweetens the roasted Bancha leaves.

Den's Preferred Brewing:
Water: 4oz boiled
Leaves: 2 grams or 1 rounded teaspoon
Steep: 30 sec
2nd Cup: Water boiled; Steep 15 sec

For a cup of Iced Tea:
Put 50% more tea leaves into a teapot.
Steep as directed for hot tea.
Once you brew it, put ice into the cup to lock in the aroma.

Reviews (1)

by Tad O.

Houji Genmaicha This is the best iced tea ever I made. So toasty, robust, and refresh and it pairs nicely with most foods. I drink this iced tea all day and sometimes hot Houji genmai for breakfast or after dinner. I have never be bored with its flavor!