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This deeply-steamed, shaded shincha was made from the Okuyutaka cultivar. The short leaves have a deep milky umami flavor and dark green color.
  • SKU 821090-c
  • Country Japan
  • Region within Country Kagoshima
  • Elevation 200 masl
  • Harvest Time May
  • Harvest Year 2017
  • Cultivar Okuyutaka
  • Vessel 400ml Red Kyusu
  • Infusions 2
  • Ingredients Green Tea
  • Style Shaded and deeply steamed (kabuse, fukamushi)
  • Variety Selective breeding
Prep Temp 160 F
Prep Time 1 minute
Prep Dose 7 grams
Vessel 400ml Red Kyusu
Infusions 2
Umami
This deeply-steamed, shaded shincha was made from the Okuyutaka cultivar. The short leaves have a deep milky umami flavor and dark green color.

Origin

Espresso

Espresso

All home and commercial espresso machines.

Turkish Grind

Turkish Grind

If you need a little bit coarser grind for your espresso machine or utilize this favorite preparation in eastern Europe.

Stovetop Espresso

Stovetop Espresso

Moka pots and stovetop espresso kettles need a very fine grind.

Cone Filter - Paper

Cone Filter - Paper

Most automatic and electric brewers utilize this grind setting.

Cone Filter - Gold

Cone Filter - Gold

Automatic brewers with reusable mesh filters, or a Kone manual brewing insert.

Universal

Universal

If you're buying for a friend, or are just not sure - this is a good grind for most drip brewers.

Technivorm

Technivorm

We found this excellent automatic brewer needed a bit coarser grind than other cone filter brewers.

Vacuum Brewer

Vacuum Brewer

For those with an electric or flame-heated vacuum brewer.

Flat Bottom - Paper

Flat Bottom - Paper

Any basket-style brewer, including automatic and Kalita wave manual brewing.

Flat Bottom - Gold

Flat Bottom - Gold

For automatic brewers with basket-style reusable filters.

French Press

Hario Dripper

Manual pourover cone brewing is a simple, no frills way of brewing.

Grind Type

French Press

A classic of immersion brewing. Select this grind for perfect classical preparation.

Chemex

Chemex

The iconic Chemex, this grind provides a perfectly paired offering for the special filters made for this brewer.

Percolator

Percolator

Our coarsest grind, this also provides a good pre-ground solution for cold brew at home.

Whole Bean

Whole Bean

For those with a grinder at home, we love freshly ground coffee! We prefer burr grinders for a more even brew.