Description: From Yunnan province, this selection is rolled into pearls with some visible downy tip. The liquor has a jade/ecru color and fresh aroma. Flavor notes of tobacco and hints of asparagus add a pleasing complexity to the cup. A light cleansing astringency rounds off the profile.
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: Excellent, Infused Liquor Flavor: Excellent, Overall Value: Excellent
from san diego, CA (United States)
(6/10/2014) Dry Leaf: Excellent,
Infused Leaf: Excellent, Liquor: Excellent,
"It really does have a vegetal taste to it! It is slightly astringent, yet it has a "complete" feeling from the vegetal overtones, so there is no lingering bite from the astringency. Well-rounded and unique! Leaves me feeling calm more than energized."
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