One of China’s ten famous teas! This tea was granted Imperial status by the Emperor Kangxi during the Qing dynasty. The 18 trees that produced the tea that so impressed the Emperor are still living in China today, and tea harvested from these plants is worth more by weight than gold. Our Longjing green tea is perfect for your everyday cup.
• Nose: freshly shelled nuts
• Flavor profile: complex nuttiness with a long sweet, yet vegetal, finish
• Leaves: very tight and flat kelly green one bud/one leaf combo, unfurling to yellow green
• Brew: clear, pale, and yellow green