This is the highest grade single cultivar the Takakis have sent us so far, and we are excited for its beautiful balance, the umami brothiness backgrounding interesting notes of ripe banana, spinach and a bit of chocolate. Lovely as an usu-cha.
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About the Estate:
The Takakis are located in Hoshinomura, Japan, a village that has placed first in JAS competitions. They represent this with a flourish, experimenting with new techniques.
Banana, brothy, violet
Estate: Takaki’s micro-lot
Harvested: May 2021 (1st flush)
Region: Hoshinomura, Fukuoka, Japan
Lot size: 30kg
Fresh-milled in Victoria, BC, Canada by JagaSilk