Hunan Golden Tea
Clean and refreshing aroma with flowery undertone. The flavor is rich and smooth with vegetal and natural floral accents.
A high elevation green tea grown in the mountains of the Baojing County, home to 2 ethnic minorities Tujia and Miao in southern China.
One of the major characteristics comes with the natural floral notes that are rare for green tea. The tea's terroir plays a dominant role in giving this tea a distinctive natural floral aroma. The tea plants are scattered in the mountains. Forest covers about 80% of the area where the tea plants are grown.
More about this Hunan Golden Tea:
- Tea type: Green
- Other name: Hunan Huangjin Cha
- Cultivar: Huangjin Cha
- Region: Baojing County, Hunan Province, China
- Plant age: 8 years old
- Altitude: 800m/2600ft
- Harvest: Mid-April 2018
“Great mountain brings great tea. This Hunan GoldenTea is a fine example.” - Karen, Qi Aerista’s Tea Specialist.
Recommended Manual Brewing Instructions:
- 2 heaping teaspoons (2.5g/0.1oz) tea leaves
- 1 cup (230ml/8oz) water
- 80oC/176oF brewing temperature
- 3.5 minutes brewing time