Organic Japanese Kukicha Twig Tea (Loose Leaf)

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The farmers carefully select 40% medium twigs aged 3 years, 40% thick twigs aged 10 years, and 20% thin twigs and leaves aged 1 year, before gently roasting each variety separately to bring out its rich flavor. Because caffeine is concentrated in the leaves, twig tea is very mild and can be drunk even at night. Try out Haiku® Organic Japanese Kukicha Twig Tea and you will understand why true connoisseurs of Japanese twig tea will drink nothing else.\u003c\/p\u003e"}
Organic Japanese Kukicha Twig Tea (Loose Leaf)
Organic Japanese Kukicha Twig Tea (Loose Leaf)
Organic Japanese Kukicha Twig Tea (Loose Leaf)

Organic Japanese Kukicha Twig Tea (Loose Leaf)

During the fall in the Uji district, traditional center of the Japanese tea industry, tea farmers turn to the harvest of tea twigs for Kukicha, the “peasant’s drink”, so-called because farmers drank it after selling the leaves as a cash crop. The farmers carefully select 40% medium twigs aged 3 years, 40% thick twigs aged 10 years, and 20% thin twigs and leaves aged 1 year, before gently roasting each variety separately to bring out its rich flavor. Because caffeine is concentrated in the leaves, twig tea is very mild and can be drunk even at night. Try out Haiku® Organic Japanese Kukicha Twig Tea and you will understand why true connoisseurs of Japanese twig tea will drink nothing else.

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  • Made from Organic Japanese kukicha twigs, stems, and leaves
  • Naturally low in caffeine – enjoy day or night
  • Mild flavor – mix with fruit juice or a fresh squeeze of lemon for a refreshing drink
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