J.A. Braithwaite Ltd. Sencha Green Tea Loose Leaf
J.A. Braithwaite Ltd is the oldest shop in the city of Dundee and has been selling fine teas and coffees since 1868, moving to its Castle Street premises in 1932.
They still roast their beans in the shop following a traditional family recipe and they have a choice of over 100 teas and 30 coffees. Walking in to the shop is like taking a blissful step back in time.
Sencha Green Tea is sweet and has been described as 'grassy'. It is the most popular tea to drink in Japan. Sencha is a type of Japanese ryokucha which is prepared by infusing the processed whole tea leaves in hot water.
Sencha tea possesses a high content of antioxidants and polyphenols. It is said that is also beneficial to build up the immune system and works wonders in osteoporosis. Drinking Sencha tea is said to help burn calories and aids in weight-loss.
In store you can purchase loose leaf tea in your own re-usable containers or you can take it home in one of our paper bags and decant into your own container.
Purchases online will be delivered in a sealed, recyclable, paper bag and we recommend placing it in an air tight container.
The best before date will be marked on your package.