Maker: Hekisuien / Kyoto, Japan / 2021
30 g tin
Excellent high grade matcha suitable for koicha (thick tea).
Hekisui is a full and sweet matcha with characteristic sweetness, velvety full-bodied flavor, and bright aroma which sets it apart from your average matcha. Hekisui translates to Emerald Green in Japanese. At the end of the Edo period (1867), Kihei Horii, the first family head, founded Hekisuien in Uji.