When the leaves bud put out, the tea garden is covered in shade before harvesting. This enables to increase the amino acid of the leaves and make thegyokuro taste sweet and smooth. Enjoy the natural concentrated mellow and sweet taste of gyokuro.
MADE IN JAPAN.
The organic Japanese Agricultural Standard JAS logo represents the sun, clouds and plants. Only products that have cleared the JAS standards established by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries can obtain the JAS organic logo that certifies the product is organic. Products coming from soil harvested for more than 3 years without pesticides or agricultural chemicals can apply to be organic. This tea has been elaborated from the tea garden to the end of the tea making, without being polluted by any pesticides and chemical substances. It is certified by the JAS standards.