Saicho - Hojicha
Originating in Kyoto in the 1920s as a way of utilising leftover leaves, stems, stalks and twigs, Hojicha is a roasted green tea from Japan. The tea has a deep umami character and notes of nori seaweed, roasted hazelnut and delicate smoke, with dry and woody tannins.
Format: 750 ml bottle
Recommended Pairings: Pairs well with sushi or mushroom risotto
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Suggested Retail Price: 17.99 GBP for 750 ml bottle