in pursuit of tea's Genmaicha's box of 12 teabags. Genmaicha is a blend of high-quality sencha green tea and roasted rice. The balanced grassy and nutty flavor is a favorite of tea drinkers! in pursuit of tea says that this tea is grown on a small, century-old family farm in Shizuoka; "after the leaves are harvested, steamed and rolled, the finished sencha tea is hand-mixed with roasted rice. Soothing and mellow, the rice adds a wonderful toasted note to this refreshing green tea."