Roasted Oolong Hojicha Tea from Kozeto, Shizuoka
Producer: Kazuaki Takahashi
A blend of oolong teas that carefully balances floral, fruity, and roasted notes.
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This roasted oolong tea is characterized by floral and fruity notes that are balanced out with a light roasting. Made from a variety of different oolongs, this Shizuoka blend has a unique and complex flavor profile that has been awarded the Platinum Prize at Nihoncha Award 2017.
- Product weight: 100 gr
- Product height: 24 cm
- Product width: 18 cm
- Product length: 3 cm
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Roasted Oolong Hojicha Tea from Kozeto, Shizuoka is produced in Shizuoka prefecture.
Takahashi-san makes small batches of premium tea along the Warashina River in Kozeto, Shizuoka. Kozeto is a major tea-producing area located in the region of Honyama. Shizuoka tea originates in Honyama and accounts for about 40% of Japan’s tea production. Alongside his father, Takahashi-san produces both Japanese green tea and a unique roasted oolong tea. Using special processing equipment imported from Taiwan (a place famous for its oolong tea), Takahashi-san is able to create a wide variety of aromatic oolong teas. His roasted oolong hojicha tea, with fruity and floral notes, has won awards at numerous national tea competitions.