Our standard recipe for brewing loose-leaf gyokuro. Brew a cup when you feel you need a change of pace. The concentrated umami in the cup can feel as though it had been squeezed out of freshly-picked tea leaves. To get all the umami, make sure to cool the water sufficiently after boiling.
Rimpo - 50g
Rimpo has a just-right medium finish, with typical gyokuro umami. A good gyokuro for those who would like an enriching tea to sip every day.
Rimpo is a gyokuro fit for everyday, relaxed drinking. With a medium-bodied character, a satisfying amount of umami, and a sweet aroma, Rimpo is our recommendation for daily teatime, serving guests, morning tea, and other typical situations.
Ways to Prepare
Cold brewing brings out the most sweetness and umami from the leaves. Wait in anticipation while the full deliciousness seeps out, then enjoy the ultimate taste. Drink as an accompaniment when you have the time to relax or on your day off. The rush of umami the moment you sip the tea brings a firm sense of happiness.