Genmai-cha

Tea type
Green Tea
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Flavors
Fish Broth, Nuts
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Edit tea info Last updated by Jason
Average preparation
190 °F / 87 °C 3 min, 0 sec 8 oz / 240 ml

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This is a lovely tea and I am fortunate to have purchased several varieties (all of which are Genmai-cha) but different from each other. (roasted as opposed to steamed is an example)

Color: light brown
Tasting notes: Green tea with roasted brown rice
Characteristic: nutty, grainy, and roasted

This tea is a nutty brown rice flavor which combines well with the green tea. It is a distinctive mix of flavors and aroma, which makes the tea a soothing choice for after meals and throughout the day.

I find I prefer this tea served hot with the suggested steeping of 2-3 minutes. The almost sweet, roasted flavor of the rice contributes nicely to making one feel full, as if having consumed a meal. Or if hungry to go and have dinner while continuing to enjoy the tea.

Tea was purchased at Miso Market; visit them at (www.misomarketasian.com) or visit Yamamotoyama directly at http://www.yamamotoyama.com.

Preparation
185 °F / 85 °C 3 min, 0 sec

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3 tasting notes

A great choice if you just had something greasy. This roasted nutty taste will wash down the nasty greasy taste in your mouth but does not overpower them.

Preparation
2 min, 30 sec

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This tea is very strange. It has a unique flavour and aroma. In my particular experience with this tea, I first had a nutty and earthy aroma and taste which ended up developing into a fishy flavour! I don’t know if I ruined the tea by overheating but I couldn’t drink the last serving, which is supposed to be the nicest part of the tea, due to the overwheliming fish flavour. I will say this though it leaves a lovely nutty flavour in your throat!

Flavors: Fish Broth, Nuts

Preparation
195 °F / 90 °C 2 min, 0 sec 2 tsp 8 OZ / 240 ML

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100
9 tasting notes

My ultimate green tea drink. I adore the flavour :)

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145 tasting notes

Serviceable genmai from the asian market.

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