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Japanese White Leaf Tea "Kiraka"

Japanese White Leaf Tea "Kiraka"


This is a rare varietal which grows white leaves, was developed and registered as a new cultivar in the registry of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries in 2006.  In 2009 Kiraka won the highest award at the “World Green Tea Contest” with its truly amazing taste, which is sweet with lots of “umami” because it has exceptionally high content of the amino acid L Theanine. Kiraka  yields on average only 50kgs per year, making it one of the rarest of all tea leaves.

  • About White Tea Variety

     White tea produced by a master manufacturer from Miyazaki. This tea is made using leaves from the Zairai (non- cultivar) bush. 

  • Returns & Shipping Policy

    We do not accept returns unless there is a problem with the received product (ex: damaged in shipment, wrong item).


    All shipments are sent via UPS Ground, unless otherwise instructed. For larger shipments of 10 cases / 250 kg, we will arrange the shipment directly to you from Japan.

  • Product Details

    This tea is available in both 1/2kg and 1kg quantities.  The price per kilo is $700.00.  

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