Houji Cha is a roasted tea and is naturally low in caffeine. Since it is dark and people mistake it for black tea. The leaves change colors from green tints to red, and the roasted flavors are extracted and predominate. Houji cha infusions have a distinctively clear red appearance and are reputedly low in caffeine as well as catechin antioxidants. Tea lovers say that when they open the bag it smells like chocolate or it smells like coffee. What will you think? Try it and find out that you have added a new tea to your life and an alternative for your friends that may not have venturedinto the world of tea.
How to Prepare
Brew 5-6 minutes infusion produces a dark, intense very roasty infusion on the intensity level of coffee.
Brew 2-3 minutes if you like gentler infusions of tea and if you really are opposed to coffee a shorter brew time makes sense.
One bag = 100g