Kakegawa deep steamed green tea got 2014 Minister's First Prize for producing district!
68th All Japan Green Tea Competitive Show was held at Miyazaki in Kyushu on Aug. 29, 2014. We, Kakegawa city, got the Minister's First Prize for producing district from the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries also this year. This prize is eighteen times for us for the last ten conservative years. In this Competitive Show, 7 tea sorts, 8 categories, 827 items from eighteen prefectures were entered. We are so glad to have gotten this award among such big competitors. We can say we accomplished a splendid achivement.