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- Japanese Green Tea with Roasted Rice (Genmaicha) (20 Teabags)
- Brand Name : Ujinotsuyu
- Weight : 40 gm (20 tea bags x 2g)
- Product of Japan
- Packing : Box
Brown Rice Tea, Genmai Green Cha
Guide to Japanese Teas:
Green tea is the main type of tea that is produced and consumed in Japan. There are many kinds of green tea produced in Japan. Japanese teas are generally classified according to their type of cultivation, processing method and regional origin.
Sencha (Green Tea) : Sencha, the predominant tea beverage consumed in Japan today, has refreshing, soft taste with nice flavor. It is available to everyone.
Genmaicha (Green Tea with Roasted Rice) : Genmaicha is a mixture of green tea with roasted rice. It has less caffeine and tastes less astringent. This aromatic blended tea brings together the refreshing lightness, sweetness and the distinctive taste of roasted rice.
Hojicha (Roasted Green Tea) : Hojicha is roasted green tea. By roasted at high temperature, the leaf color is altered from green to red brown. This aromatic tea goes with any kinds of food, especially oily food.
Why Should I Buy This Product?
Genmai-cha is a blend of traditional green tea and roasted brown rice. The ligh toasted aroma of roasted brown rice and delicate green tea makes a delightful refreshing drink. These superior tea leaves are packed in a specially designed tea bag for your precise flavor when brewed with boiled water. Aluminum sealed oriental tea keeps in freshness for better taste. High in nutrients and minerals, green tea is dried with hot air after being picked. The dried tea leaves are pan-fried but not fermented to preserve the nutrients and vitamins found in green tea. The benefits of green tea are believed to include: reducing the risk of cancers and cardiovascular disease; lowering cholesterol levels and increase energy expenditure; preventing arthritis; boosting your immune system, preventing cavities and tooth decay. Studies have also shown that green teas is helpful in weight control by reducing fat digestion. Kyoto has been holding the reputation as the birthplace of high quality of tea. The plant is flourishing especially in Uji, which is located on the south in Kyoto, for the reasons: "Rich nature and environment suited to the cultivation" and " Tradition rooted on this area ". Ujinotsuyuseicha Co., Ltd. is an Uji-based manufacture, having the aim at spreading our tradition through tea to all over the world
New Value 2 Pack! Blend of traditional green tea and light roasted brown-rice, with a delicate "nutty" flavor
The antioxidants in green tea are believed to reduce the risk of cancer and cardiovascular disease
Green tea is also believed to help weight loss by reducing fat digestion
Individually wrapped to keep in freshness for better taste
Each box contains 25 tea bags. total 2 boxes, Product of Japan. From Uji, Kyoto!
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