Tea type: green tea
Tea name: Sencha Shoike-no-o
Bought at: the Ippodo tea shop in NYC. You can also purchase their tea through their website and they do ship international.
First Impression: very nice weedy smell and sweet in flavor. I can recommend three steepings, but not more as the tea then gets astringent even with low water temperatures.
Compared to the sencha tea I mentioned in my post Tea Tasting No. 2 from the Bellocq Atelier, I prefer this one from Ippodo. To me it seems a little stronger in aroma. However, both teas are of really good quality and fine taste.