Kagoshima Genmaicha Green

Kagoshima Genmaicha Green

Regular price $12.00 Sale price $9.60

Genmaicha is a blend of Japanese green tea and roasted brown rice. Sometimes referred to as “popcorn tea” due to a few grains of rice popping during the roasting process, this tea used to be consumed by the lower class as a way to stretch their tea supply. Coming from Kirishima District in Kagoshima, Japan, this batch of Genmaicha is specifically made using quality select needle-shaped leaves.

  • Origin: Kagoshima, Japan
  • Brew Color: Brilliant gold
  • Benefits: Contains antioxidants, may help reduce risk of cancer and boost weight loss without caffeine jitters
  • Flavor Profile: Complex changing flavors from nutty and rice-like to rounded and sweet
  • Caffeine Content:
  • Size: 4 oz.

How to Brew

  1. Start with filtered water for the best brew.
  2. Use 1 teaspoon of tea for every 8 oz. of hot water. Adjust amount to your preferences.
  3. The ideal water temperature is between 175-180°F.
  4. Brew this tea for 2 minutes.
  5. Enjoy!