Koetsu Houjicha / Kettl x Ryuouen / 香悦ほうじ茶

Koetsu Houjicha / Kettl x Ryuouen / 香悦ほうじ茶


Koetsu Houjicha is the diamond in the crown of Ryuouen's houjicha offering. The soft and gentle roast is evidenced by the still greenish hue of the stems. Made from select Uji grown shaded karigane, Koetsu offers deep aromatics and incredibly refined and lasting umami. 

Tasting Notes: Saline Umami / Toasted Hazelnut / Sea Breeze

Tea Origin: Uji, Japan

Packaging: 86g Ryuouen Can

Add To Cart


4g Leaf / 150ml Water (190°F) / 1 Minute

It is our honor and privilege to be working with one of Kyoto's most venerable tea shops, Ryuouen. Founded in 1875, Ryuoen has been a trusted source for discerning Kyoto-ites for over a century. Ryuouen has no website and only takes orders in their Kyoto store or by phone.