Flat but thick, really small tiny tea leaves that have fresh yellowish green color on the dry tea leaves. This tea is not only qualified with the Standard of "One Bud One Leaf", but also carried with fetal buds of new leaves which apparently can be seen on the photo. All of leaves are short sprouting bud-heads. Dry tea leaves are full of refreshing smell. Tea tastes delicate but rich with fabulous refreshing returning. This tea is high quality dragon well tea, is recommended for advanced Dafo Longjing lovers. If you love high quality Longjing tea that has stronger fried bean note or chestnut note, try this type dragon well tea.
This Dragon Well(Longjing) tea is picked and made before the time of 20th of Feb. 2019. It is about two weeks after Chinese New Year's Day, one week after the first flush of Wu Niu Zao Dragon Well tea and a few days after first flush of lower sea level Da Fo Dragon Well tea.
This first flush Da Fo Dragon Well tea comes from Xin Chang County of Zhe Jiang Province where the ecological tea farm in the high mountains, more than 400 meters above sea level. This Dragon Well is finely selected and made from first flush new buds of Longjing 43 cultivar, a cutting plant which is currently most popular and well known good quality Longjing cultivar.
Da Fo Dragon Well tea is one of Yue Zhou Dragon Well, and it is the best variety of Yue Zhou Dragon Well green tea.
*Gradually increase steeping time and for subsequent brewing.