Xi Hu Long Jing 西湖龙井 Green Tea
Tea Name:Xi Hu Long Jing 西湖龙井
Other names:West Lake Dragonwell, Xi Hu Lung Ching
Taste:Soothing aroma and a delicately sweet taste. Hint of chestnut fragrance and flavor.
Appearance:Flat and narrow green tea leaves. 1 bud 2 leaves.
Origin:Xi Hu (2nd Degree Protected Xi Hu Long Jing Farm), Zhejiang Province
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 Long Jing means "Dragon Well". This is truly a marvellous Green tea and one of the very first tea we offered for sale in TeaSpring. Even though it is not from Xihu area, this Long Jing still brews a cup of perfect tasting tea at a much more affordable price.