Over 20 years of hard work according to japanese tea garden standard. It has been certified by Germany CERES Organic Tea Garden. All tea trees from japanese tree species are planted in organic method and made matcha green tea powder in traditional way.
Matcha garden is surrounded by mountains, fertile soil, suitable climate and sufficient water source. The same gold latitude as the Japanese tea garden - 32° north latitude.It is good tea production area.
Xiayu is 48 years old and has been working in the tea garden over 17 years. She loves the tea trees here and is accompanying these tea trees like her own children. Every day she checks growth and health of tea trees. She always thinks of " Whether tea trees are healthy? whether there are insects? When tea trees can be picked? How to keep quality of organic planting?"She believes daily works ensure organic tea tree planting is the most important. So she cost 17years here to insist her believes.
Xiayu will tell tea pickers when to pick tea, and tea trees must be shade grown 20-25 days in advance.
Picking the freshest tea leaves by hand picking to ensure the texture and taste of the tea .And need to match matcha making standard.
She has to carefully check picked tea leaf quality and tea leaves after steam status. Only quality of steamed tea leaves are well controlled,then they can stone grind to Matcha green tea powder.
Stone grinded to ultra-fine green tea matcha powder