SHIRAKAWA ASAHI MATCHA
THE FLAGSHIP MATCHA
from master Kiyoharu Tsuji
Shirakawa Asahi Matcha | 20g
From arguably the most revered garden in Uji this incredible 100% Asahi cultivar matcha is grown by Mr Kiyoharu Tsuji - Japan’s most awarded producer of matcha. Tsuji san's somewhat radical approach to garden management produces matcha with incredibly high levels of Theanine - sometimes double the amount of conventional teas. We invite you to try this special small allotment from a legend of Uji.
Tasting Notes: Concentrated umami / Vanilla / Meringue Sweetness
Tea Origin: Uji, Japan
Packaging: 20g Canister
Packaging: 20g canister
Type: Green Tea
Production Area: Shirakawa, Uji
Production Year: 2023
Producer: Tsuji Family
Always use fresh filtered water
Water: 65cc / 2 oz (175F)
Powder Amount: 2g / 1.5 teaspoons
Whisk vigorously until a fine foam appears.
HOW DO WE DESCRIBE Asahi MATCHA?
Deep, Rich and Profound
Made from 100% Asahi cultivar from a single garden. Produced by the famed Kiyoharu Tsuji and finished by hand.