Description: Originally produced in the early 1980s, Pan Long Yin Hao (or Curled Dragon Silver Tips) has won numerous awards in competitions held by China's Ministry of Agriculture. This fine plucking with variegated leaves produces a smooth, flavorful cup, with predominately sweet vegetal notes. The liquor has a round, brothy quality and pleasant finish.
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 180º Steep Time: 3 min.
from Indianapolis, IN (United States)
(2/16/2013) Dry Leaf: Excellent,
Infused Leaf: Excellent, Liquor: Very Good,
"This is one of China's best green teas. I have had some that was nothing less than transcendent. This particular Curled Dragon falls a little short, but is nevertheless a sublime green tea. You really can't go wrong with this tea." Julia C Lansberry
from Yuma, AZ (United States)
(2/14/2013) Dry Leaf: Very Good,
Infused Leaf: Excellent, Liquor: Excellent,
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