Flavor Profile: Toasted seaweed and raw sesame flavors.
Leaf Style: Green Yabukita, mildly roasted
Region: Shizuoka Japan
Mildly roasted Organic green tea from Japan.
Houjicha brews a brownish liquid, but it is still green tea. Houjicha is produced by roasting Bancha or Kukicha over high heat. The result is a savory tea with a refreshing, roasted taste and virtually no bitterness. It contains the lowest level of caffeine of any Japanese green tea.