Hojicha Roasted Green Tea

Hojicha Roasted Green Tea

Earthy, smoky, and slightly sweet, Hojicha offers a unique and relaxing tea experience with lower caffeine content.
Low Caffeine
4 oz 40-50 CUPS
$ 12.50
Sample 3 - 5 Cups
$ 1.86
2 oz 20-25 CUPS
$ 6.25
8 oz 80-100 CUPS
$ 25.00
1 LB 200 - 250 CUPS
$ 48.74

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DETAILS

Description
Explore the unique taste of Hojicha Green Tea. This loose leaf tea is roasted over low heat, resulting in a flavor with a smooth, mellow character and earthy, smoky notes. Imagine the comforting and slightly sweet taste of hojicha, offering a unique and relaxing tea experience. Unlike most green teas, hojicha is not steamed, which contributes to its lower caffeine content. This tea is perfect for those who enjoy a smooth and comforting cup or for a relaxing drink before bedtime.

Hojicha green tea is a Japanese specialty roasted tea. Light and earthy with a roasted flavor Hojicha is great for a rainy day as a pick me up. Slightly smoky and earthy. Hojicha differs from other Japanese green teas in that it is roasted rather than steamed this makes for a less vegetal flavor. The process of the roasting is carried out in a porcelain pot over charcoal and the flavor has a slightly caramel like flavor and less caffeine than standard Japanese green tea.

Steeping Instructions

Green Tea Brewing Instructions

Unlock the delicate flavors of green tea with these simple steps:

  1. Heat water to 175-180°F (not quite boiling).** A kettle with a temperature setting is ideal for green tea.
  2. Pour hot water over green tea leaves (1-2 teaspoons per 8 oz water) in a teapot or infuser.
  3. Cover and steep for 2-3 minutes. Green tea should not be over-steeped, as it can become bitter.
  4. Strain and enjoy! Green tea is traditionally enjoyed without milk or sugar.
**Tips:**
  • For a milder cup, use less tea or a shorter steeping time.
  • High-quality green tea leaves from The Spice Hut will result in a more flavorful and delicate brew.
  • Consider using a tea timer to ensure precise steeping times, especially for green tea which can become bitter if over-steeped.


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