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Genmaicha Tea

Genmaicha Tea

Genmaicha tea is a Japanese Green tea with roasted brown rice. It makes a really soothing and satisfying ice cream flavor. As in the way of drinking tea.

Wikipedia gives us a taste of the history here….Genmaicha (玄米茶?, “brown rice tea”) is the Japanese name for green tea combined with roasted brown rice. It is sometimes referred to colloquially as “popcorn tea” because a few grains of the rice pop during the roasting process and resemble popcorn. This type of tea was originally drunk by poor Japanese, as the rice served as a filler and reduced the price of the tea; which is why it is also known as the “people’s tea”. Today it is consumed by all segments of society.



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