Tea Kabuse Sencha

by Lucy Yung for Silver Needle



This is the highest-grade shaded Green tea from the beautiful town of Wazuka, Japan. The leaves are grown in 1640ft elevation. This batch has undergone two weeks of shading before harvest, and this conditions the leaves to preserve its tenderness resulting in a delicate tea, yet infused with aromas reminiscent of fresh cut grass. Package in Green cylinder,  40 gms.

Origin: Wazuka, Japan;  Tea Type: Green; Caffeine Lever: Light

Tasting Note: Rich, with a distinctive umami taste and a delicate astringency at the finish.

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About the Designer


Lucy Yung for Silver Needle

Chinese American

In Silver Needle Tea Company’s quest for exquisite whole leaf teas, they head straight to the source to the bring highest quality pure tea, sustained in an ethical manner. They work exclusively with single estate teas – no blending, everything they carry is pure. The team travels across the globe each season to partner with extraordinary tea plantations. Quality is of utmost importance and each tea is selected based on origin, environment and craftsmanship. Striking in appearance and intoxicating in flavor, these tea leaves are found in rare gardens situated on the high plateaus From oolongs to white, green, and black teas, they go straight to the source, offering pure tea plucked straight from the plant. Each tea differs in their production process, reflecting oxidation and caffeine levels, taste and health benefits. They are packaged in fine cylinders color-coordinated with each type of tea.

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