A complex and intriguing shade-grown Gyokuro tea with a savory broth-like flavor and satisfying tannins.
Meaning “morning dew” in English, Asatsuyu is prized for its rich flavor, exceptional aroma, and limited availability. Like our matchas, Asatsuyu is carefully shade-grown prior to harvesting. This process coaxes out all of the umami-rich compounds like theanine and chlorophyll while also decreasing the amount of astringent tannins resulting in a sweet and full-bodied cup.
What to expect from Asatsuyu: Dark green tea leaves that produce a slightly viscous and sweet cup rich in umami flavors like miso and nori seaweed.
Ingredients: Organic Green Tea (Camellia Sinensis)
Quantity: NET WT 2.82 OZ (80 g)
Care: Store in a cool, dark place in an airtight container. For optimal flavor please consume within 6 months of opening.