Ippodo Tea Obukucha (Good Fortune Tea) - 120g Tin
Light & Soothing
A perfect tea to ring in the New Year, Ippodo's Obukucha (Good Fortune Tea) symbolizes a fresh start and cleansing of any unpleasant remnants from the previous year. This special blend, with a history tracing back over a millennium to Kyoto's Heian Period, varies among tea merchants based on their unique traditions. Ippodo's version, an exceptional take on genmaicha, features high-grade green tea leaves and a reduced amount of roasted rice, accentuating the leaves' exquisite flavor.
Ippodo Tea 一保堂茶舖
Born in the heart of Kyoto, Ippodo Tea is a cherished Japanese tea company with roots extending back to 1717. Renowned for crafting well-balanced, aromatic teas, Ippodo has garnered a reputation for quality over its 300+ year history. Their selection process is meticulous, carefully choosing, blending, and crafting each of their 30+ blends from the finest tea leaves. Sourced from the verdant mountains of Kyoto - an area recognized for producing Japan's highest grade of green tea thanks to its misty climate, mineral-rich soil, and the ideal balance of sunshine and rainfall - Ippodo's teas embody a time-honored tradition of excellence.