Chinese Longjing

Chinese Longjing Loose Leaf Green Tea


Regular price $12.49
(50¢ per cup)

99 in stock

Longjing* (also known as Dragon Well), this is the most succulent and fragrant of green China Loose Leaf Teas. Picked in the early spring before the first rains, it has a fresh sweetness.

*Sometimes spelled Long Jing

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Tasting Notes

The tea has stunning flavours of fresh grass and asparagus with a smooth, nutty finish of hazelnut. Combined with a soft and round mouthfeel and a long, honeyed sweetness, it truly is a sublime tea.

Quantity

Use 0.1 oz of leaf per 5.5 fl oz of water (2g per 150ml).

Temperature

For the optimum infusion use 158°F (70°C) water.

Time

Infuse for 1 - 2 minutes, tasting regularly.

Infusions

You can infuse this tea at least twice. With each careful infusion, different subtleties of flavour are revealed.

Cost Per Cup

50¢ per cup based on 0.1 oz of leaf per 5.5 fl oz of water and 2 infusions.

Hangzhou
Zhejiang Province

China

GREEN TIPS

The taste of spring

DRAGON WELL

Myths & Legends

Imperial Tea

Venerated by an Emperor

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