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Organic Black Tea Yamanami

Our organic black tea comes from  the Yamanami bush, and is grown in Miyazaki prefecture, produced by a master artisan producer.

Miyazaki Region

Our teas are available for purchase exclusively to wholesale clients.
If you are a retail consumer, please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with a list of where you can purchase our teas.
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About Black Tea Variety

Before World War II, Japan produced black tea for export but the market virtually disappeared from the late 1950s until recently. Our Japanese black tea from Shizuoka is a blend of leaves from two or three types of Japanese tea bushes and is withered up to 52 hours to bring out the sweetness and the beautiful red color.

Steeping Instructions
Water: 195 F - boiling                                 
Tea: 2-3g per cup (6-8 ounces of water)
Infusion: 3-5 minutes

1.  Boil freshly drawn water and let it cool down to the appropriate temperature.

2.  Put tea leaves into the pot, use 3 to 3.5 g (5 g for Gyokuro) for each cup.

3.  Pour water into the pot and allow the indicated time for proper infusion.

4. The tea should be completely poured out into warmed cups at each infusion, leaving no liquid in the pot.