Shincha has the wonderful aroma of freshly picked leaves. It is prized in Japan for its high catechin content. Rich, aromatic and delicious!

Shincha harvester

There are 5 grades of shincha in Japan. Okutani shincha is the highest grade.

Okutani Shincha
The highest quality shincha from Uji. Only the best hand-picked leaves are selected!

Premium shincha

Sold out.

2018 shincha is sold out until next spring. 2019 shincha will be available about the first week of May.

You can buy the freshest teas at JGTO all year long!

Organic Hatzuzumi Shincha

Organic shincha

100g (3.5 ounces) bag

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Premium 100% organic shincha from Kyushu

Freshly picked teas from the spring harvest!

Shincha is only available at JGTO during spring and early summer (or as long as supplies last).

Harvesting shincha