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Uji Hikari Matcha | 宇治ひかり

Packaging Size: 20g Tin

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About Uji Hikari Matcha | 宇治ひかり抹茶

Description: Made From 100% Unblended Uji Hikari Cultivar, this Matcha tea has an intense umami, Clean Sweetness and a lasting creamy mouthfeel. A True Gem From The Furukawa Family In Uji. One of the staffs favorite Matcha - this tea has an incredible grace balancing the perfumed notes of edamame and corn with a silky, refreshing after glow. The Uji Hikari culivar is a classic component of high grade blends, and getting the opportunity to try it on its own will show you why.

What is so special about this tea? Still rare to find, this matcha green tea is unblended and is grown, manufactured and produced by one family. The Uji Hikari cultivar showcases the sophistication that peerless cultivation and ideal terroir can produce. Grown near the banks of the Uji river in sandy soil, Uji Hikari matcha tea boasts a unique edamame fragrance with a savory umami that rivals gyokuro. And absolutely special matcha.

Recommended for: A refined matcha experience.

Notes on Production

Single Grower | Single Producer | Single Cultivar

Shaded 25+ days, hand harvested, gently stone milled

Cultivars: Uji Hikari

Tasting Notes

Edamame | Marine | Sticky Rice


Uji, Japan

Brewing Instructions

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Customer Reviews

Based on 3 reviews
Creamy Edamame

Mmmmm....Creamy edamame with a deep umami and a wonderfully long finish. Balanced sweetness. Another winner from the Furukawa family.


A super balanced and savory matcha. I love this cup :)

I agree, "A True Gem..."

This Matcha has a smooth, easy character. Clean. My favorite everyday Matcha. enjoy.

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