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Premium Hojicha from Japan

expertly roasted leaves for rich aromatic experience

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Enjoy Every Day

with quality organic leaves from Japan

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A Taste of Luxury

rich with natural flavors

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An Ancient Land of Tea

where Japan's first tea trees were planted

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Bring Aroma, Flavor, and Wellness into Your Life with High Quality Hojicha.

What is Hojicha?

While most of the world is now familiar with green tea, and even matcha powdered green tea, hojicha may be less familiar outside of Japan. This aromatic roasted version of Japanese green tea makes for a versatile healthy drink that fits into many lifestyles.

Maruyoshi has been dedicated to Hojicha in Japan for over a century, and is now excited to share our expertise internationally.

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Mind and Body Wellness

Green tea is known as a rich natural source of antioxidants. Roasted hojicha green tea also offers many of the same benefits, as well as a few specific only to hojicha.

As roasting reduces caffeine content, hojicha also offers a stable balance of refreshment and relaxation for any time of day.

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The Art of Hojicha

A video introducing our history and tea production

Our Premium Hojicha

Maruyoshi has been operating for over a century in one of Japan's oldest tea regions, the Omi Province, or modern day Shiga Prefecture.

Our geographical advantages, developed expertise, and partnerships with traditional local tea farms are essential in our production of hojicha tea products with consistent premium quality.

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Featured Hojicha Products

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Light Roast Organic Loose-Leaf Hojicha
Light Roast Organic Loose-Leaf Hojicha
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Light Roast Organic Loose-Leaf Hojicha

¥1,000

Dark Roast Organic Loose-Leaf Hojicha
Dark Roast Organic Loose-Leaf Hojicha
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Dark Roast Organic Loose-Leaf Hojicha

¥1,500

Maruyoshi Hojicha Latte Syrup
Maruyoshi Hojicha Latte Syrup

Maruyoshi Hojicha Latte Syrup

¥2,000

Testimonials

A few of the kind words we receive from customers and partners.

Hiro K.

Customer, Japan

I have been a customer for many years and have always been satisfied with Maruyoshi's hojicha products. I would recommend to any hojicha lovers, as well as anyone who wants to add something new and unique to their tea collection.

James

Customer, USA

I already drink a lot of green tea, but this hojicha is a nice change of pace. The roasted tea gives a smoother flavor and great fragrance. Lower caffeine is also nice so I can enjoy later in the evening. Quality product that I look forward to buying again!

Helen R.

Shop owner, UK

It's a joy to have direct access to quality Japanese tea producers. Hojicha is somewhat lesser known here than sencha or matcha, but most people who try it are pleasantly surprised as it is smoother without the bitter edge of fresh green tea, and with a fabulous earthy aroma.

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Making a Latte with Hojicha Syrup vs. Hojicha Powder
Making a Latte with Hojicha Syrup vs. Hojicha Powder

By Hojicha Maruyoshi on Oct 07, 2021

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〒528-0235
滋賀県甲賀市土山町大野2723

Ono 2723, Tsuchiyama-cho
Koka City, Shiga Japan
528-0235

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