Mugicha (Barley tea) — The tea of summer in Japan

Posted 9th September 2017

Mugicha (Barley tea) is one of the symbols of summer in Japan. It is refreshing to serve it cold in the hot summer. It’s also perfect to serve it hot in the cold days like the current Brighton.

Nutrition benefits:

According to Dr. Michael Kessler, Mugicha is beneficial to the human body in these aspects:

  • Antibacterial Properties
  • Improves Blood Circulation
  • Antioxidant Benefits
  • Low in Calories
  • No Added Sugar
  • Helps with Digestion
  • Can be served as a healthy snack
  • Can Help You Sleep
  • Helps Thin Your Blood


Way to serve:

It is suggested to prepare it with hot water (Visit HERE for more info). If served cold, please put it into the refrigerator.

Where to purchase

Koubashi Mugicha (52 tea bags) is available for only £4.99 in Kantenya now! Please visit us and grab yourself a pack for the summer!