- Origin : Kyoto Size : 50g (~20 servings)
- Ingredients : Roasted brown rice and green tea
- Flavor : Nutty brown rice flavor with refreshing tea leaf taste
Genmai in Japanese means "brown rice". Genmaicha is a tea blend of roasted brown rice and Japanese green tea.
The blend between Genmai and tea leaf balances the astringency with the nutty flavor of Genmai. Normally Genmaicha is made with Bancha, some higher grade use Sencha or even Gyokuro. Our Genmaicha use quality Sencha therefore it's better than what you can normally get in Supermarket.
Genmaicha has low caffeine, make it suitable for drink at any hour. Genmaicha is normally suitable for tea beginner.
Brewing Instruction :
About 2.5-3g Genmaicha in 120ml water (about 90C) Steep for 30 seconds
Does Genmaicha contains caffeine?
Yes, Genmaicha contains caffeine, but it has lower caffeine compare to other tea such as Sencha.
Can I drink Genmaicha for fat loss?
Yes, Similar to other tea and Matcha, Genmaicha is a type of green tea, which has the benefits of helping fat loss.
Should I use teapot to brew Genmaicha?
It would be great if you have tea pot. But normal cup is just fine.