Hand picked early spring green tea leaves, organic sencha, steamed and twice rubbed to capture its cherished green, aroma and flavor. Research affirms its healthful properties. Polyphenol antioxidant tannins, flavonoids, and EGCG, collectively called catechins, make up 40% of green tea's dry weight. A profound, loose leaf green tea providing the experience sought by green tea aficionados the world over. Relaxing yet uplifting and quite delightful. 41% less caffeine than brewed coffee.