Long Jing (龍井 - Dragon Well) Tea originates from Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China. During the Qing Dynasty, it was granted the status of Gong Ting Cha (宫廷茶) - Imperial grade Tea.
We are offering a high grade Taiwanese Long Jing Tea from a Country that is better known for it's Oolong Teas. This hand picked harvest is of a very high quality.
Our Long Jing is hand picked then pan fried, rolled and dried. It has a light aroma with a hint of freshly cut grass and a smooth vegetal profile.
Origin: Sanxia, Taipei County, Taiwan
Elevation: Grown: 1650 ft above sea level
Tea Variety: Camellia Sinensis var. Sinensis
Cultivar: Qing Xin Gan Zai (青心柑仔)
Brewing Temperature: 60 - 85°C
Caffeine Content: Approx. 20mg per cup
Amount: 5g of tea leaves to 100ml of water
Sold in quantities of 100g