Description: While this style of tea was originally developed in Fujian province, this offering was produced in Hunan province. The golden cup is delicate, with sweet nuances of honeysuckle. Highly recommended.
Steeping Suggestions: - Leaf Quantity: 2¼ g/cup Water Temp: 180° Steep Time: 3 min.
Average of customer reviews submitted during the last year: ; No. of reviews: 1 Dry Leaf Appearance and Feel: Excellent, Infused Leaf Aroma and Appearance: Good, Infused Liquor Flavor: Good, Overall Value: Average
(8/7/2014) Dry Leaf: Excellent,
Infused Leaf: Good, Liquor: Good,
"I was expecting more flavor and complexity given the price. This is a subtle tea with subdued flavors including nuts (almonds) and toast. Pleasant earthy finish. Better for late-afternoon. I used about 5 teaspoons per cup for 5 minutes at 180 degrees, and it was still subtle."
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