If you are beginning to drink your tea seriously, odds are you’re starting with green tea. While black tea principles within the Americas and Europe, green tea is your daily staple at the East, and it is often the very first”fancy” tea we attempt after just sipping Lipton.
So it is not surprising that Japanese green teas, with their refreshing, intense and complicated array of tastes, are currently having their time in the culinary spotlight. From the moment you first find that the luminous nuclear-waste-green-colour of this brew, you know that you are looking for a cuppa that packs a flavour punch. Unlike the floral and delicate Chinese greens, those from Japan are grassy and rich, with massive umami flavours which linger and grow.
The advertising that urges green tea for a miracle tonic that will fight with cancer makes you eliminate weight, and provide you clear skin is, mostly talking bollocks. Green tea is not always”better” for you than any other type. However, there are still lots of reasons to consume it. It feels great to drink, even though it will not give you superpowers.
List of 10 best Japanese green tea
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