What is Sencha?
A great candidate for your “everyday green tea”, Sencha is a high-grade Japanese Tea characterised by a perfect balance of sweetness, umami, bitterness, and astringent tastes. The tea we carry are very rich in flavour, and is sure to satisfy even the pickiest of taste buds!
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Sencha Umejirushi - by Marukyu Koyamaen
Marukyu Taniguchien's "Sencha Umejirushi". Followed by the "Matsujirushi", and the "Takejirushi", the "Umejirushi" is the 3rd highest ranking of Koyamaen's Sencha. You can see that the wholeness of the rolled leaves are much more consistent as compared to the "Eighty Eighth Night" tea. The Umami level is strengthened while the astringency is contained significantly more. If you're looking for a really high quality Sencha, The "Sencha Umejirushi" is definitely a good place to start.

"Eighty Eighth Night" - by Marukou Taniguchien

Marukou Taniguchien’s “Eighty Eighth Night tea” is a delicious, premium-grade Uji Sencha green tea. It is the most popular tea in our store, and is also the first sencha we will recommend to new customers because of its value for money. It is a balanced tea with the rich umami and tasteful astringency. It doesn't have a grassy or hay-like taste for those of you who don’t like that type of Sencha. It's definitely worth a try!

Authentic Japanese Sencha Tea