Bi Tan Piao Xue 碧潭飘雪 Jasmine Green Tea
Tea Name: Bi Tan Piao Xue 碧潭飘雪 Green Tea
Other names:Snowflakes, Gan Lu Piao Xue
Taste:Even the dried leaves have a lovely jasmine fragrance. The liqour taste of sweet jasmine with a hint of vanilla note. This tea serves well cold or hot.
Appearance:Twisted young and tender tea bud and leaves with jasmine petals.
Storage: Keep in cool, dry and no light place
Brewing Guide:We recommend using glass-based or porcelain tea ware. Rinse tea cup and teapot with hot water. Use about 2 grams of tea leaves (1-2 teaspoons) for every 150ml of water. Steep tea leaves in hot water at 70°c (158°F) to 80°c (176°F) for 1 minute for the first and second brewing. Gradually increase steeping time and temperature for subsequent brewing.
The name means "Snowflakes", so called because the tea leaves resemble snowflakes falling from the sky when infused. Tea connoisseurs typically do not like jasmine scented teas as they are usually made from low quality tea leaves. Snowflakes is an exception. This rare jasmine-scented tea is produced from the finest quality Green tea leaves from Sichuan province of China. Recommended to all Green tea lovers and a must try if you like jasmine-scented teas.