Shincha Tea – Premium First Crop Green Tea 新茶

Shincha means “new tea” and is the first month’s harvest of Sencha.  Shincha first crop green tea is characterized by its fresh aroma and sweetness.

  • Shincha: first crop green tea.
  • Nibancha: second crop green tea.
  • Sanbancha: third crop green tea.
  • Kocha: Old tea referring to tea left over from the previous year.