Type: First flush 2023 green tea
Origin: Hangzhou, China
Also known as Dragon Well according to its literal translation, Longjing is a renowned pan-roasted green tea from Longjing village near Hangzhou of the Zhejiang province. Its flat leaves have a light yellow-green color, and the brewed tea has a fresh, toasty aroma with nutty nuances. The taste is round and mouthfeel creamy. The nuttiness is so charming and memorable that it has been the No. 1 famous green tea in China for decades.
The aroma of this premium version of the Longjing 43 variety has a nutty toast as well as a delicious vegetable flavor, and the taste is distinctly sweet and stuffy, with a fresh mouthfeel. This gentle but substantial tea has a halting yet energizing nature and it wonderfully leaves room for your wellbeing to expand. Such high-quality Longjing is rarely seen in Western countries.
Tasting notes from Peng: round and thick mouthfeel, sweet, strong toasted soybean smell
Tasting notes from Xinyuan: Nut-like, round, creamy mouthfeel, food-like
20 g - 15 €
40 g - 28,5 € (save 1,5 €)