I absolutely LOVE it!!!!!! There is NObetter tea than the earliest crop. I am ordering more.
“I absolutely LOVE it!!!!!! There is NObetter tea than the earliest crop. I am ordering more.” Read full tasting note
“A quick "wash" or a 30-second steep in hot water does magic for this year's new crop tea. I was a little meh about last year's Oohashiri (but then again, if you're not used to new crop, Oohashiri...” Read full tasting note
The very first harvest of 2010! This year’s Oohashiri is not as grassy, but a bit mellow on the nose. Very sweet, with a rich mouthfeel – almost like a precious cup of gyokuro. This tea is not for the faint at heart! Expect a caffeine rush as soon as you finish your last sip.
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A quick “wash” or a 30-second steep in hot water does magic for this year’s new crop tea. I was a little meh about last year’s Oohashiri (but then again, if you’re not used to new crop, Oohashiri can be a bit shocking with its very vegetal nose), but the 2010 Oohashiri makes me very, very hopeful about this year’s harvest.