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Japanese Cherry (Bancha)

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Green Tea
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Edit tea info Last updated by Carolyn
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175 °F / 79 °C 3 min, 0 sec

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From Upton Tea Imports

Cherry flavored Japanese green tea (Bancha with twigs). An exotic evening tea and a refreshing change from traditional flavored teas.

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It has a delightfully cherry scent, and the flavor is very earthy. It’s not an ultimate favorite but I’d never see cause to turn down a cup of it.

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If you don’t mind the suggestion, you might want to try 2g of leaf steeped in 4oz boiling water for 30 sec. Hope that helps bump up your rating!:)

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There is a strong cherry fragrance that is slightly artificial but it is primarily a fragrance and not a taste. The tea is nice without much vegetal taste.

It is very nice once it has cooled and would make a good iced tea.

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The aroma is reminiscent of Luden’s cherry cough drops. The cherry doesn’t carryover too strongly to the taste. Light and refreshing.

Preparation
175 °F / 79 °C 2 min, 0 sec

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