Type: Green Tea
Packaging: Loose Leaf
Company: rishi tea
Description: Organic Houjicha is a classic style of Japanese green tea made with roasted tealeaves and stems from the autumn and winter harvests.Tasting Notes: An amber-colored infusion with a smooth flavor and accents of chocolate and roasted barley.
Ingredients: Organic green tea
Origin: This tea originates in Kagoshima in southern Japan.
Water: 500ml at 185°F
Tool: Breville One-Touch Tea Maker BTM800XL
Steep Time: 3 minutes
Dry Leaf Smell:vegetal, burnt/toasted
Steeped Tea Smell: toasted vegetables
Aftertaste: vegetal, gritty
Liquor: translucent dark brown
Rating: 2/4 leaves
1=Bleh! not again if it were free
2=Acceptable, if it were free or there were limited other tea options
3=I might purchase this tea from time to time, or select it while out
4=A staple in our cupboard from now on, I will purchase and keep purchasing
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