One of the best green teas in our shop is Fukamushi Gyokuro, deep steamed high-grade green tea; it has plenty of health benefits. The tea leaves are shaded from sunlight for more than 20 days before harvest. This unique harvesting process produces a sweeter and less astringent tea with a higher concentration of nutrients.
Fukamushi Gyokuro Green Tea has a mellow, sweet, umami flavor and fresh aroma. In addition to its distinct taste, Gyokuro’s health benefits make it one of the finest green teas.
1. MENTAL ALERTNESS
Due to the amino acid theanine, it has gradually released caffeine throughout the day. Thus, you can enjoy healthy, long-lasting alertness without the heavy buzz and subsequent caffeine crash associated with coffee.
2. HEALTHY HEART
Fukamushi Gyokuro Green Tea contains catechin and can also block the absorption of LDL cholesterol. Drinking unsweetened Fukamushi Gyokuro may also help lower your blood pressure, protect your body from toxins, and regulate your blood sugar levels.
3. HEALTHY SKIN
Fukamushi Gyokuro Green tea has vitamin C contained. It works to lighten the dark spots on the skin from scars, acne, and age, prevent wrinkles, and improve elasticity.
4. FAT BURNING
Fukamushi Gyokuro Green Tea contains EGCG, an antioxidant that helps kick-start metabolism and supports the body in burning fat and calories through faster energy consumption.
5. DENTAL HEALTH
Fukamushi Gyokuro Green Tea contains polyphenols that can help improve oral health by preventing cavities and bad breath. It also contains fluoride and minerals, which can prevent tooth decay and other infections in the mouth.
6. CANCER PREVENTION
Antioxidants within Fukamushi Gyokuro Green Tea can help prevent oral cancer and contain EGCG may reduce the risk of bladder, prostate, breast, ovary, and pancreatic cancer.
If you’ve never had Fukamushi Gyokuro Green Tea, its taste and health benefits make it worthwhile.
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Staff at Great Tea Road Co
Address: 16228 Main Ave SE #113
Prior Lake, MN 55372
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