Using boiling hot water makes gyokuro and sencha refreshing and exhilarating.
Boiling hot water brings out a lot of astringency. Brewing quickly is vital.
Piping Hot Gyokuro and Sencha
- 30 sec.
Use 10g of leaves (2 tablespoons)
Add 210ml of boiling hot water
Serve 30 seconds after beginning to pour the hot water.
How/when to enjoy it?
- With meals.
- Prepared like this, the tea is very light, but still has enough flavour to enjoy.