TAMARYOKUCHA

WHAT IS TAMARYOKUCHA ?

Tamaryokucha (“coiled tea”) is another specialty of Kyushu. It is a high grade green tea, very close to sencha, and is also commonly known as guricha (“curly tea”).

It has a tangy, berry-like taste, with a long almondy aftertaste and a deep aroma with tones of citrus, grass, and berries. Higashi sonogi is a region specialized in this tea, which is produced by steaming the youngest leaves after the harvest.

The leaves are then rolled into “comma” shapes (instead of being kneaded into “needle” shapes, like for sencha). The tea is golden yellow and can be reinfused, with a slightly different taste.

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    High-Grade Tamaryokucha
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    50G / 1.76 OZ
    A perfect green tea for tasting sessions, with strong notes of citrus and orange. Perfect to experience tamaryokucha, a green tea specialty from Sonogi.
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    Premium Tamaryokucha
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    80G / 2.82 OZ
    Enjoy its balanced complexity and lingering sweetness. Captivating, bright citrus notes are followed by notes of fresh almond and steamed arugula.
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    27 US$
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    50G / 1.76 OZ
    A premium organic tamaryokucha from Oita with notes of toasted hazelnut and Brussels sprouts accented by subtle nuances of dried mango and magnolia.
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    High-grade Tamaryokucha
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    50G / 1.76 OZ
    A high-grade organic tamaryokucha. Deep-steamed, low in caffeine, with next to no bitterness, and a subtle touch of umami.
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    11 US$
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High-grade Tamaryokucha
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A high-grade organic tamaryokucha. Deep-steamed, low in caffeine, with next to no bitterness, and a subtle touch of umami.

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High-Grade Tamaryokucha
$12-$14
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A perfect green tea for tasting sessions, with strong notes of citrus and orange. Perfect to experience tamaryokucha, a green tea specialty from Sonogi.

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Premium Tamaryokucha
$14-$17
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A premium organic tamaryokucha from Oita with notes of toasted hazelnut and Brussels sprouts accented by subtle nuances of dried mango and magnolia.

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Premium Tamaryokucha
$27-$30
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Enjoy its balanced complexity and lingering sweetness. Captivating, bright citrus notes are followed by notes of fresh almond and steamed arugula.

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