Kungyokudo Incense – Uji Matcha
60 sticks approx. in paper box (20g)
Stick length: 13.5cm (5.3″)
Made in Japan
Smooth and sophisticated, inspired by the nourishing green tea field of Uji, this is a beautiful blend of matcha (green tea) powder and delicate sandalwood. Uji Matcha suggests a deep aroma that smells almost good enough to taste the creamy matcha. With the bright green colour of the tea, it is accented by a subtle touch of bitterness that comes naturally from the nourishing green tea leaves.
- Aroma: Smooth, deep, sweet and slightly bitter
- Mood: A delightful flavour of nourishing green tea field
- Wood: Sandalwood
Refreshing to start your day, mood changing in the afternoon, relaxing before bed…, incense is for everyday life. Enjoy it at home, bring it with you on a journey, or offer fine incense as a gift to loved ones to mark seasonal occasions.
*Incense holders are available separately. Also recommended to be used with incense ash for an effortless presentation.
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In the third year of Bunroku era (1594), Kungyokudo, a long-established incense company, opened in front of Nishi Honganji temple and they served as an apothecary.
From that time, they have been serving many head temples of each school of Buddhism across Japan.
With more than 420 years history of heritage, Kungyokudo is Japan’s oldest incense supplier which has been making the scent for ceremonies and everyday life of each era.
While keeping the tradition and the unique skills of blending natural fragrances and medicinal plants nurtured over a long period of time, they create gentle scents and experience for the present lifestyle.
279 East 6th Ave
Vancouver, BC V5T 1J7
Phone: 604 423 3679
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Sun: 12:00 ~ 17:00