This unique-looking tea is actually the stems and stalks of the tea plant. Made during the production of Gyokuro, one of the finest and most expensive shade-grown Japanese green teas, this tea has a clean taste that is very refreshing. Kukicha has almost no caffeine and is perfect for blending with other black and green teas. Drink this tea to experience a wonderful light, roasty taste.

Origin: Uji, Japan

Caffeine Content: Low

Weight: 1/4lb - Avg. 60 Cups  /  1lb - Avg. 240 Cups

Quantity:  1 tablespoon per 12oz. 

Water temperature:  190ºF

Brewing time:  3-5 minutes.

Infusions:  4 +

*For each additional infusion add 1 minute to brew time