Chinese Longjing Green Tea

Regular price £8.99
(36p per cup)

-300 in stock

Known as Dragon Well, this is the most succulent and fragrant of green China Teas. Picked in the early spring before the first rains, it has a fresh sweetness.

Cost per cup based on 2g of tea per 150ml of water and 2 infusions.

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Chinese Longjing Green Tea
Chinese Longjing Green Tea
Chinese Longjing Green Tea
Chinese Longjing Green Tea

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 is sublime tea.

Quantity

Use 2g of tea per 150ml of water.

Temperature

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

Hangzhou
Zhejiang Province

China

GREEN TIPS

The taste of spring

DRAGON WELL

Myths

Emperors

Legends

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