Gyokuro (Precious Dew) is a hand-picked and shade grown tea leaves. Gyokuro only harvested once a year in the early spring. Gyokuro Okabe is a unique kind of green tea bush found only in Shizuoka, Japan. Unique method was developed exlusively for the production of Premium Gyokuro Okabe, and it's considered as one of the finest tea in Japan.
Gyokuro is shaded from the sun 20 days before hand-picked by our expert. The are immediately steamed and dried afterwards. It has slight sweet aftertaste which make it one of the highest grade teas.
Our guide in how to brew Japanese Green Tea.