Step into the world of Bancha green tea, a delightful Japanese brew with a unique character that dances on the taste buds. Harvested from the late summer to early autumn leaves, Bancha boasts a distinct flavor profile that sets it apart in the green tea realm. This tea is celebrated for its earthy and mildly astringent notes, creating a harmonious balance that reflects the essence of the changing seasons. Bancha is the unsung hero of Japanese teas, often overshadowed by its more prestigious counterparts, yet its accessible nature and comforting taste make it a beloved choice for tea enthusiasts seeking a daily dose of tranquility.
The leaves used to create Bancha are typically larger and more mature, contributing to its distinct flavor profile. As a result, Bancha offers a gentle infusion that carries hints of straw and a subtle smokiness, creating a cup that is both familiar and comforting. Whether enjoyed as a soothing beverage to unwind or as a companion to a contemplative moment, Bancha green tea invites you to savor the simplicity and charm that the Japanese tea culture effortlessly weaves into every cup.
Ingredients: Green tea.
Origin: Kagoshima, Japan
This tea is fulfilled by our partner company Tea Runners. It's the same delicious tea from your Simple Loose Leaf subscription and fulfilled from the same warehouse.
Brew for 3 to 5 minutes at 200°f or 93°c
Brew for 2 to 3 minutes at 180°f or 82°c
Brew for 5 to 10 minutes at 212°f or 100°c
Brew for 2 to 3 minutes at 200°f or 93°c
Due to health concerns, we can't accept teas that have been opened as returns. But reach out to us about your experience and we'll work with you to make sure you're happy with your purchase.
You absolutely can. If you create a Tea Profile with the same email address that is used on your Simple Loose Leaf account, we'll use your personal preferences to select what teas are sent as part of your subscription or gift membership.
Simple Loose Leaf has adopted a simple shipping model. Tea Subscriptions and Gift memberships have the cost of shipping included in the price you pay.
Individual tea orders pay for the shipping they use and get free shipping on orders over $70.
With the best shipping rates being for 12 ounces of tea or less, typically.
Orders ship on Tuesdays and Fridays right now. Tea Subscriptions and Gift memberships will ship 5 to 10 business after the renewal.
And tea orders ship within 2 to 3 business days of the order being place.