Sanpin-cha: さんぴん茶

さんぴん茶 sanpin-cha is the popular Okinawa jasmine tea!  Sanpin-cha is considered Chinese-style tea, with a lovely fragrance.  On the mainland it is usually labelled ジャスミン茶 Jasumin-cha. Typically it also has a lower caffeine content than regular tea. It has been a favorite in the islands since the days of the Ryukyu Kingdom hundreds of years … Continue reading Sanpin-cha: さんぴん茶