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May 2016 - Murakamicha from Niigata

This month we selected a tea from Murakami -Murakamicha (村上茶)- in the prefecture of Niigata (新潟). Murakamicha Murakamicha is one of the green teas produced the most North of Japan. Tea leaves fade under -10ºC (14ºF), however, as snow covers the plants completely during winter it protects them from extreme cold (temperature under the snow is around -3ºC (27ºF) to -4ºC (25ºF) degrees) in this region where winter is much longer and sunshine hours much shorter than in all
- May 2016 - Murakamicha from Niigata

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