. Comment: As with most Japanese greens control of water temp is important. It is often better to err on the cooler side. . Origin: Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan Score: 88 Price (as of post): 2 oz = $10 . Sample provided by Drink The Leaf. Compare teas with others on the Scoresheet. Walker Tea Review- […]


Dialog: Teas of Shizuoka, Japan

by Jason Walker on April 19, 2012

in Japanese

. Shizuoka is one of the oldest tea producing regions in Japan. It is said that 12th Century Zen master Eisai helped bring tea production to the prefecture. Other sources credit Eisai’s student, Enni with introducing tea plants to the specific Shizuoka area. Current estimates put Shizuoka’s tea production at approximately 45% of Japan’s total […]


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Review 51: Adagio’s Sencha Overture

by Jason Walker on May 5, 2009

in 80-84, green, Japanese

Click the vid to watch: Price (as of post): sample= $4 Score: 84 Buy Adagio’s Sencha Overture Compare this tea with other reviews on the Score Sheet Click on either image below to go to Adagio’s product page.