Nepal Pokhara Green Tea

Nepal Pokhara Green Tea

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Grown in the high mountains of Nepal, an area most known for marketing teas as “Darjeeling”, the tea growers here are now finding their own niche. Reputedly, an area to have never seen man-made pesticides, this tea is grown in a remote area around 12,000 feet elevation. Pokhara green tea is produce similar to many Chinese greens, while the unique soil and growing conditions set it apart. The initial flavors are roasted and toasty, which then give way to a sweeter, mineral rich linger.

Steep Time: 1-2 min
Water Temp: 170°
TSP per 8 oz.: 1
Infusions: 2-3
 

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Properly prepared matcha green tea requires a bamboo whisk, called a chasen, designed precisely for the ceremonial bowl of matcha. The 100 tines of the Chasen Bamboo Tea Whisk perfect the jade drink, creating a bowl of frothy goodness.
Preparation Instructions:
1. Add 1/2 to 1 tsp (or 2 bamboo scoops) to a ceremonial matcha bowl.
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Material: Bamboo
Size: 4” H, 2.5” Diameter of tines
Color: Natural bamboo
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