Hojicha roasted Japanese Green Tea is another roasted tea from Japan. The leaves used are called Bancha which are the larger leaves picked after Sencha picking. Picked in the summer time this tea provides a nutty, and hint of mesquite taste leaving a clean mouth feel with a darker liquor. This tea also has the twigs so don’t be surprised. They are supposed to be there! This is a another unique Japanese green that customers really enjoy.