Japanese Black Tea

Fully oxidized tea leaves for a robust cup.


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Re: Japanese Black Tea

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by alix » Jan 24th, '16, 17:08

How is your favourite japanese black tea?

Can you put a links?

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by CWarren » Jan 24th, '16, 17:29

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by alix » Feb 3rd, '16, 16:53

they don't answerd with email

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by Tead Off » Feb 3rd, '16, 23:00

alix wrote:How is your favourite japanese black tea?

Can you put a links?
This is the link to the Japanese black that I mentioned earlier. Delicious. It is the top, middle one, black bag.

If you decide to order something, you must send the seller an email, first. He is the main online seller of temomicha, Japanese green tea, handmade and prize winners in competitions.

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by alix » Feb 11th, '16, 13:30

Tead Off wrote:
alix wrote:How is your favourite japanese black tea?

Can you put a links?
This is the link to the Japanese black that I mentioned earlier. Delicious. It is the top, middle one, black bag.

If you decide to order something, you must send the seller an email, first. He is the main online seller of temomicha, Japanese green tea, handmade and prize winners in competitions.
this one ? http://gokuchaninshop.cart.fc2.com/ca39/93/p-r39-s/

And How do you think about this? http://gokuchaninshop.cart.fc2.com/?ca=41

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by Tead Off » Feb 11th, '16, 21:11

Yes, that's the black tea.

As for the temomicha, these are all handmade with beautiful needle-like leaves. They have all won prizes at the competitions. You should try some of them as they are much different than all other sencha. Some feel they are much lighter and more refined in flavor than what most people are drinking.

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by pedant » Feb 14th, '16, 04:48

Tead Off wrote:Yes, that's the black tea.

As for the temomicha, these are all handmade with beautiful needle-like leaves. They have all won prizes at the competitions. You should try some of them as they are much different than all other sencha. Some feel they are much lighter and more refined in flavor than what most people are drinking.
i definitely want to order from Hiruma sometime soon.

hey Tead Off, have you tried any of his other black teas besides Toyoka?
also, thank you for posting about your experiences with his teas. i've read many of your posts in the green tea thread.

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by Tead Off » Feb 14th, '16, 06:49

pedant wrote:
Tead Off wrote:Yes, that's the black tea.

As for the temomicha, these are all handmade with beautiful needle-like leaves. They have all won prizes at the competitions. You should try some of them as they are much different than all other sencha. Some feel they are much lighter and more refined in flavor than what most people are drinking.
i definitely want to order from Hiruma sometime soon.

hey Tead Off, have you tried any of his other black teas besides Toyoka?
also, thank you for posting about your experiences with his teas. i've read many of your posts in the green tea thread.
This is the only one I tried. Maybe next time I'll order some others.

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by alix » Mar 11th, '16, 18:25

How japanese teapot do you suggest to try japanese black tea?

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by Tead Off » Mar 12th, '16, 00:38

alix wrote:How japanese teapot do you suggest to try japanese black tea?
2.5g put into 125ml teapot. Try 1 minute and taste. Can get many brews.

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by alix » Mar 12th, '16, 03:43

with this? http://hojotea.com/item_e/available.htm

how kind of clay for black?

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by Tead Off » Mar 12th, '16, 11:29

I use both porcelain or high fired red Yixing pots like hongni. Works well. Or, Japanese Bizen red clay teapots. I cannot comment on Hojo's teapots. Don't own any.

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by alix » Mar 24th, '16, 16:33

http://gokuchaninshop.cart.fc2.com/ca39/93/p-r39-s/
the black teas are arrived!
From Saitama! It's very north cultivar!!!!
How is radioactivity and cesium in that area?

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Re: Japanese Black Tea

by Tead Off » Mar 25th, '16, 06:20

[quote]by alix » Mar 25th 16 3:33 am
the black teas are arrived!
From Saitama! It's very north cultivar!!!!
How is radioactivity and cesium in that area?/quote]

Stop thinking and start drinking. :D

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