A steamed tea from the peak growing season in the style of Japanese Sencha. The leaves have a clean and fresh aroma. The well-balanced cup is pleasant and mild, with gentle pungency and smooth, vegetal quality.
This offering from Hunan province is crafted from tender leaves with a large proportion of downy tips. A note of walnut skins and sweet vegetal hints bathe the palate. The well-balanced liquor finishes with a long-lasting, light pungency.
This grade of gunpowder is produced from fine China green tea that is
painstakingly processed into "pearls." The finished product is a tea with
rich flavor, balanced pungency, and the smoky tones one would expect from a
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the finest teas available. We purchase teas from reputable brokers and estates worldwide, dealing only with
sources who are capable of providing top quality teas. We sell directly to the consumer, thus ensuring the
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