Yame Green Tea won Best Prize in the All Japan Green Tea Competition for 12 consecutive years from 2001 to 2012, as well as in 2014 and 2015. As of 2007, all of the top 26 ranked brands of Gyukoro Green Teas are from Yame, showing its overwhelming excellence over green teas produced in other regions in Japan. In 2017, Yame Green Tea was awarded the first place in the World Green Tea competition.
Soothing sencha is fine Japanese green tea from Yame perfecture which is renowned across Japan for producing some of the finest quality green tea in the whole country. The temperature, shade and mist creates the perfect environment to nurture delicate teas. Glossy, deep and dark green, it is refreshing and smooth with slight roast flavors. Soothing sencha is high in antioxidant and Vitamin C.
Tasting Journal Snippets:
Grassy and refreshing flavor with a delicate balance of sweet and bitter taste.