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Uji Sencha Premium

Uji Sencha Premium


This tea comes from Uji, on the outskirts of the old capital Kyoto, where Sencha was invented in 1738. Uji Sencha Premium  is made using leaves, which are typically picked around the 10th day after the first flush harvest has begun. Because the bushes are shaded before harvesting, it retains a lot of Umami.

  • About Sencha Variety

    Sencha, the most commonly drunk green tea in Japan was first produced in Uji (the outskirts of Kyoto) in the 18th Century and is now produced in many parts of the country. First flush tea, harvested from late April through mid-May, is considered the best of its kind. Sencha has the perfect balance of briskness and sweetness. 

  • 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.

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