IKKI

High-Grade Shiraore

IKKI
IKKI
IKKI
IKKI
IKKI
IKKI
IKKI
Sale price $85.00
/

The bright green liquor of this shiraore is filled with refreshing citrus notes with hints of steamed asparagus and barley. Easy to drink, perfect for cold brews.

Options
  • Free worldwide shipping starting at 150$ USD
  • In stock, ready to ship
  • Inventory on the way
Shipping calculated at checkout.

Description

2023 harvest

This high-grade kukicha, or shiraore, is a great offering from Nakayama san in Higashi-Sonogi and one of our all-time bestselling teas. IKKI’s bright green liquor is filled with refreshing citrus notes with hints of steamed asparagus and barley.

IKKI can be enjoyed throughout the day, as a nice afternoon tea, or a refreshing cold brew or iced tea. A sweet price for a 100g bag of stunning green tea.


Information

Net Weight: 100g
Harvest: 2023
Origin: 100% Japanese tea from Higashi-Sonogi
Quality and type: High-Grade Shiraore
Organic: No
Cultivars: Yabukita
Conservation: 1 year unopened
Optimal tasting: within 6 weeks after opening

Brewing Instructions



tea spoons Tea for 2
8g / 0.28 oz

water dosimeter Water
180ml / ~6 fl oz

tea spoons Temperature
70C / 158F

time iconTime
60s


Aromatic Profiles

Body level BODY
Floral aroma FLORAL
Umami level UMAMI
Fruity aroma FRUITY

 

roast tasting ROASTED
nutty tasting NUTTY
woody tasting WOODY/EARTHY
woody tasting VEGETAL
woody tasting GRASSY

Producer Information

NAKAYAMA KOSUKE

The tea factory of Nakayama family has been in operations for 70 years in Higashi Sonogi. Their tea fields cover about 600 ha. The Nakayama family is strongly committed in favour of practicing an environment-friendly agriculture.

To preserve their land and its soil, they use only organic fertilisers that they prepare themselves. To fight against a failing domestic demand for green tea, the Nakayama family works hard to improve communication and build partnerships with other tea farmers as well as actors in other industries.

They organize regularly workshops about green tea and wish to make their area better known overseas.


What Customers say

Customer Reviews
4.9 Based on 31 Reviews
5 ★
94% 
29
4 ★
6% 
2
3 ★
0% 
0
2 ★
0% 
0
1 ★
0% 
0
Write a Review

Thank you for submitting a review!

Your input is very much appreciated. Share it with your friends so they can enjoy it too!

Filter Reviews:
OP
03/14/2023
Olivier P.
France France

Notre favori

Doux, rond, onctueux à tout moment de la journée.

JG
03/03/2023
Janice G.
United States United States

I had to order 3

This is my every day drinking tea. I love it so much, I bought 3 on my last order.

L
10/03/2022
Leslie121

IKKI

Light & delightful! I also brewed this for longer and chilled it, and was really tasty as an iced tea.

SH
09/11/2022
Samed H.

IKKI

Good tea

M
08/21/2022
mm

IKKI

Very nice tea, calming before bed. It has a very fresh smell and is especially good for cold brewing. When cold brewed it gives you a brothy feeling.

You may also like these

Recently Viewed