Sencha has a ancient history.It is one of the earliest tea invented in ancient China, which has a longer history than the roasted green tea.
During the Xianchun period in the Southern Song Dynasty, Japanese monk Daisenshiyama went to study Buddhism in Jingshan Temple, Yuhang, Zhejiang Province. He brought the processing of “Tea Banquet” and “Matcha” to Japan Since then Sencha developed in Japan.