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2024 Chinese Tea Green Tea Supreme Pre-Qingming Xihu Longjing Chinese Green Tea High Mountain Spring Tea Loose Tea Leaf

2024 Chinese Tea Green Tea Supreme Pre-Qingming Xihu Longjing Chinese Green Tea High Mountain Spring Tea Loose Tea Leaf

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Xihu Longjing Green Tea(West Lake Longjing Green Tea)

Long Jing, commonly called Dragon Well, is a high quality Chinese green tea. Its name is said to come from a Chinese well in which rainwater appears to write like a dragon. Grassy and refreshing, this esteemed tea is originated from Xihu. Xihu Longjing Tea, a famous green tea in China, grows in the mountains around the Xihu Lake (West Lake) of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, including areas like Lion Mount, Longjing Mount, the Wuyun Mountain, and Hupao. It is very complex to produce Xihu Longjing Tea. Elaborate techniques are adopted during plucking and processing to ensure excellent quality.

The Pre-Qingming Longjing tea is a premium tea harvested before the Qingming Festival (April 5th), making it even more rare and valuable. Its roast chestnut aroma and fresh, grassy flavor are a testament to its quality and authenticity. But what sets this tea apart is its unique aftertaste - sweet and refreshing. This is due to a traditional technique called "Hui Gan" (回甘) that enhances the natural sweetness of the tea.

Origin: Hangzhou Province, China

Tea Varieties:Chinese Green Tea—West Lake Longjing Tea(2024)

Taste Features:Smooth in throat, fresh floral bean aroma, mellow and silky taste, long lasting sweet after taste.

Efficacy:As with other types of green tea, Dragonwell is able to help control high blood pressure, lower the blood sugar level. However, the most significant compound found is catechin and research has shown green tea still retain about 50 to 75% of the good compound even after processing. The Chinese drink dragonwell during hot weather e.g during spring and summer for its cooling effect to the body.. The tea contains vitamin C, amino acids, and, like most finer Chinese green teas, has one of the highest concentrations of catechins among teas.

Storage:
Protect against the tide, peculiar smell, keeps in low temperature and refrigerates it.

Brewing suggestions:Tea to Water Ratio 1:50ML
How to Brew Xi Hu Long Jing Green Tea:
1. Rinse tea cup and teapot with hot water.
2. Use about 3.5 - 7 grams of tea leaves (2-3.5 teaspoons) for every 225 ml of water.
3. Steep tea leaves in hot water at 70°c (158°F) to 80°c (176°F) for 1 minute for the first and second brewing.
4. Gradually increase steeping time and temperature for subsequent brewing.
5. Refill when glass is still 1/3 full.

To serve, take 2-3g (1-2 teaspoons) and brew with 250ml boiling water. Let it infuse for 30 seconds to 1 min.


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