Kouetu (Extra Premium)
Characteristics: Kyotanabe, Kyoto is known to produce the best Gyokuro in Japan. The tea leaves are handpicked and are also of a higher quality of Gyokuro. The tea is characterized by distinctive sweetness.
Taste: Very sweet
Color: Light green, nearly clear
Brewing Tip: Temperature of hot water = 66°C/150°F
Amount of tea leaves used per tea pot = 8g per 8 oz. water
Steeping time = 2 minutes 30 seconds
(Complete steeping instructions included with order)