Itoen Oi Ocha Hojicha is a premium roasted green tea cultivated in Japan that has multiple health benefits and contains much less caffeine than normal green tea.
Hojicha is made by roasting green tea leaves (the same tea leaves as green tea) with strong heat. The roasting process makes this tea acquire a distinctive light brown color and a special roasting aroma which you cannot feel with other kinds of tea.
Put the tea bag into hot water, cold water, or milk and wait about 2-3 minutes or more for a stronger taste.
- KZKarina Z.Verified BuyerI recommend this productRated 5 out of 5 stars9/1/22Good taste
If you haven't tried hojicha in your life, then I highly recommend. It basically is roasted tea, and it kinda tastes like something between tea and coffee and has a very fragrant and satisfying aroma.
Preparation instructions are on the back of package in both Japanese and English.
- YHYvonne H.Verified BuyerI do not recommend this productRated 2 out of 5 stars12/29/20Upset my stomach
When I had my first cup of this tea, it caused an upset stomach. I have not tried it since.