China Organic Taishan Matcha Tea

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Brewing instructions

1 flat teaspoon of matcha to a tea bowl and mix with a couple of drops of water to make a smooth paste, upon the tea bowl to ¾ full water at 80°C, mix with a bamboo whisk until a creamy froth forms on the surface

 
Matcha Tea

Description


This is a Chinese Matcha from The Province of Zhejiang. The production of Matcha originated in the time of the Tang Dynasty (618-970). Subsequently introduced into Japan where it has become an integral part of Japanese culture and life. The main production of Matcha comes from Japan but in recent years there has been a resurgence of producing Matcha in China. This Matcha comes from the Organic Tai Shan Tea Plantation in the northern part of the coastal province of Zheijang. Like the famous Japanese Gyokuru Teas Tai Shan cover the tea bushes with netting to create shade conditions which greatly increases the plant's chlorophyll content and improves the quality. After harvesting and processing the leaves are pulverised into the very fine powder that is Matcha. The Green powder has a strong fresh aroma in cup with a good Green Tea character.

China Organic Taishan Matcha Tea

Type of Tea:  Matcha  (pulverised)

Origin: Taishan, Hangzhou, Zheijang, China.

Brewing Guide: use a teaspoon of matcha in a bowl, add a few drops of water to create a paste. Add freshly drawn and boiled water that has cooled to 80 degrees. Whisk to infuse the brew creating a frothy top.

Tasting Notes: Robust character with tart notes.

Colour in Cup: Deep dark reed green.

Pack sizes available: 50g, 125g, 250g, 500g and 1 Kilo. Packed fresh to order.

Storage: Airtight container.

Health Benefits: Matcha is a Super Tea well known for lots of healthy values. High levels of antioxidants help to boost the metabolism. Rich in Theophylline and L-theanine that energises the body and mind. Helps to Improve levels of Cholesterol and Blood Sugar Levels.The Best Detox Tea !

Mr Smith’s advice on similar teas that you might like:  Kenya White Matcha Tea,  Organic Yerba Mate Matcha Tea  and  Peppermint Matcha Tea.

Additional Info

  • Time of Day

    Afternoon, Evening

  • Country

    China

  • Health Points

    Anti Oxidants, Cholesterol, Hydration, Immune System, Weight Loss

  • Type

    Green Tea

  • Options

    Loose Tea

  • Caffeine Level

    Low

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    Not really my taste, but beautiful green colour

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