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CJ16 Gyokuro Green Tea and Japanese Cake 玉露と和菓子

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Gyokuro is a green tea of the highest quality started in the late Edo period. Its mellow flavor and aroma made it most popular among lords of the domains, as well as the shogun’s retainers, and it soon became one of the specialties of Edo. It usually serve with Japanese cakes.

Keyword: Gyokuro, Green Tea, Japanese Cake

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