Supreme Long Jing - Dragon Well 龙井 - Hand Made
The most famous green tea in China, this tea is handmade and as such is the very best example of its type.
Very distinct shape: Smooth, perfectly flattened along the side, achieved by highly skilled shaping in a hot wok. This technique has been perfected by tea masters over many centuries.
Origin: China Region: Xihu Lake, Zhejiang Province
Aroma: Vegetal, fresh-cut grass, spinach, distinct melon sweetness.
Tasting Notes: Mild roasted chestnut, mellow, with a refreshing delicate vegetal profile. Smooth with no astringency as well as delicious melon sweetness
Recommended Brewing Method:
Leaf: 11⁄2 – 2 tsp (2.5 – 3g) per cup
Water: 70 – 80 ̊C
Time: 1.5 - 2.5 mins
All values can be adjusted to taste.
50 grams will make a approx 25 - 30 cups
100 grams will make approx 50 - 60 Cups