High-Quality Benifuuki Japanese Black Tea "Akari" (100g)

Seller: Igarashien
Producer: Igarashien
ID: 182
This is a black tea that was grown in Makinohara, Shizuoka, and specially produced to have low astringency and a clean aftertaste. A great tea to use in cooking and baking.
¥ 1,620
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Produced in Makinohara, Shizuoka, this black tea is made from a special variety called Benifuuki. Benifuuki is a cultivar grown in Japan and has a natural and soft flavor compared to other foreign black teas. After picking, the leaves are fermented to create black tea. Black tea made from leaves grown locally in Japan has a mild taste, low astringency, and clean aftertaste. This tea can be consumed without the addition of sugar which makes it a healthy, calorie-free choice. In addition to brewing tea, these leaves can be used in cooking and baking, for example, in cookies and pound cakes.
Dietary Restrictions
  • Gluten-free
  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
Technical Details
  • Product weight: 100 gr
  • Product height: 22 cm
  • Product width: 40 cm
  • Product length: 32 cm
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High-Quality Benifuuki Japanese Black Tea "Akari" (100g) is produced in Tokyo prefecture.
Tokyo Prefecture
Igarashien is located in Nishikoyama, Tokyo, and has been producing specialty teas for over 70 years. Igarashien's teas are loved by customers and have been perfected through decades of original research and innovation. The tea leaves used to produce Igarashien teas are grown using natural farming methods at a specially contracted farm in Makinohara, Shizuoka. Since its founding in 1947, Igarashien has developed unique production methods such as original blending, pasteurization, vacuum manufacturing, and four-time roasting. Igarashien is a family-owned business that is currently run by Junji Yuasa, the grandson of the first Igarashien owner. Teas produced by Igarashien are sure to be enjoyed by enthusiasts all around the world.