Hojicha
Hojicha
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Hojicha

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Hojicha (焙じ茶) is different to other Japanese Green teas, as it is roasted in a porcelain pot called a Horoku (ほろく) over charcoal, which turns the tea leaves a reddish brown.

Our Hojicha is made using Sanbancha (三番茶) which is a 3rd flush Sencha, harvested between Summer and Autumn. The roasting process also reduces the amount of caffeine in the tea leaves. 

Hojicha has a fresh aroma and a full bodied profile, with a sweet taste with cinnamon notes.

Origin: Kagoshima Prefecture, Kyushu, Japan

Elevation:

Tea Variety: Camellia Sinensis var. Sinensis

Cultivar: Yabukita

Brewing Temperature: 70 - 80°C

Caffeine Content: Approx. 10mg per cup

Amount: 5g of tea leaves to 100ml of water

Sold in quantities of 100g