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How sencha is made Tea Adventures

Different Types of Sencha

Learn about the different types of sencha – how sencha growing, sencha steaming and sencha blending affects taste.

Tai Ping Hou Kui Teasenz Tea Adventures

Tai Ping Hou Kui Tea Tasting (Teasenz)

The 2021 Tai Ping Hou Kui from Teasenz is a real treat. It offers a combination of sugary sweet and grassy flavours with a warming aftertaste.

Ming Qiang Huangshan Maofeng Teasenz Tea Adventures

Ming Qian Huangshan Maofeng Tea Tasting (Teasenz)

The Ming Qian Huangshan Maofeng from Teasenz is a delicious first flush green tea from 2021. It offers citrus at the start and a sweetness in the finish.

2021 First Flush Long Jing Teasenz Tea Adventures

2021 First Flush Long Jing Tea Tasting (Teasenz)

This 2021 First Flush Long Jing from Teasenz feels fresh and green at the start but has a prominent nuttiness and sweetness towards the end.

Shikoku Temple Tea ANMO Tea Adventures

Shikoku Temple Tea Tasting (ANMO)

The Shikoku Temple Tea from ANMO is a Japanese sencha from 2020. It comes from the main Buddhist temple on Tsurugi mountain and is grassy, nutty and sweet.

Different types of tea tea adventures

Different Types of Tea

All tea comes from the same plant and in this article, you have an overview of the different types of tea and how they are different from one another.

Bio China Enshi Hubei Cui Lü First Flush Tee Kontor Kiel Tea Adventures

Bio China Enshi Hubei Cui Lü First Flush Tea Tasting (Tee Kontor Kiel)

The Bio China Enshi Hubei Cui Lü First Flush from Tee Kontor Kiel is a subtle but amazing green tea. Nutty flavours with an ever-changing sweetness.

Tai Ping Hou Kui Tea Joint Tea Adventures

Tai Ping Hou Kui Tea Tasting (Tea Joint)

Tea Joint’s 2019 Tai Ping Hou Kui is a fantastic tea. It has everything I look for in a green tea: a light grassiness and a sweet and roasted nuttiness.

Kuradashi Gyokuru Uji The japanese tea hub Tea Adventures

Kuradashi Gyokuro Uji Tea Tasting (The Japanese Tea Hub)

The Kuradashi Gyokuro Uji from The Japanese Tea Hub is like an Espresso shot full of umami. Besides that, you get some subtle grassy notes as well.

Masuda Yudi Sencha Nio teas tea Adventures

Masuda YuDi Sencha Tea Tasting (Nio Teas)

Nio Tea’s Masuda Yudi Sencha is a really warming Japanese sencha. It is sweet in combination with a grassy undertone, which makes it perfect for rainy days.

Anji bai Cha teasenz Tea Adventures

Anji Bai Cha Tea Tasting (Teasenz)

The Anji Bai Cha from Teasenz is a fantastic green tea. It offers a creamy nuttiness and some citrus notes that work really well together.

Lu an Gua Pian teasenz tea adventures

Liu An Gua Pian Tea Tasting (Teasenz)

Teasenz’ Liu An Gua Pian is an explosion of green flavours at the beginning. This changes into sweetness and nuttiness, which is an enjoyable combination.

Gyokuro cha musume nio teas tea adventures

Gyokuro Cha Musume Tea Tasting (Nio Teas)

Nio Teas’ Gyokuro Cha Musume is an almost perfect tea with an umami flavour profile. You can also taste some hazelnut and a subtle sweetness.

green tea kilimanjaro tea adventures

Green Tea Kilimanjaro Tea Tasting (Tropical Treasures Ltd.)

Tropical Treasures’ Green Tea Kilimanjaro is a tea that has pleasant flavours deep beneath the surface. It’s perfect to forget everything for a while.

Yakushima Sencha Nio Teas Tea Adventures

Yakushima Sencha Tea Tasting (Nio Teas)

Yakushima sencha is a Japanese green tea that promises to be sweet. It’s a typical Japanese green that tastes like a fresh breeze on a hot Summer’s day.