Tea&Sympathy

Green Beauty

$5.00
  • Green Beauty

Tea&Sympathy

Green Beauty

$5.00

Leaf: dark, twisted leaf
Liquor: purple-grey
Aromatics: sweet, fresh
Palate: candy, melon, faint umami.

Notes: This is a green tea made with the purple beauty varietal tea leaf. It comes from the mountainous Jin Mai area in China. It is a very pleasant drinking tea, with no bitterness, and the candied notes characteristic of the purple teas are evident. The purple coloured liquor is a bit of fun.

Origin: Jin Mai, China


Preparation:
Quantity: 4g per 200ml (1 tsp per cup)
Steeping time: 4 - 5 minutes
Water temperature: 80°C

Green tea tip!
Boiling water can damage the delicate leaves in green tea.
It can take more than just a few minutes for the water in your boiled kettle to cool down to 80°C. Best to add some cold water or an ice cube to your cup or pot before introducing the leaves.

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