Niigata

A 2-post collection,

January 2021 – Murakamicha from Niigata

Happy new year 2021! We will present you Japanese teas for 2021 just like for 2020. To begin with, we selected a Murakamicha (村上茶) from the city of Murakami (村上), in the prefecture of Niigata (新潟). Murakamicha This is the second time that we present you Murakamicha (村上茶). This green tea, classified as a Sencha (煎茶), is the northernmost green tea produced in Japan. That is to say it is the Japanese green tea produced in the coldest climate. Murakami
- January 2021 – Murakamicha from Niigata

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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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