Lu'an Guapian

Regular price $4.00

The aroma is clean and refreshing with taste that is smooth, slightly nutty with undertone of floral and green cucumber.

Lu’an Guapian is recognized as one of the top 10 famous teas in China. It is best known for its plucking standard that distinguishes itself from other green teas. Plucking takes place when the second and third leaves on the shoot unfold. Bud and stems are removed from the leaves and the Lu’an Guapian is made only with the leaves.

More about this Lu'an Guapian:

  • Tea type: Green Tea
  • Other name: Lu’an Melon Seed
  • Cultivar: Lu’an Dushan Small-Leaf Tea Cultivar
  • Region: Mount Qitou, Jinzai County, Anhui Province, China
  • Plant age: More than 10 years old
  • Altitude: 800m/2600ft
  • Harvest: Mid-April 2018
“The unami taste in this tea is wonderful. Enjoyed this tea a lot and at the same time reminds me of how diverse in flavor and aroma that tea can offer.” – Karen, Qi Aerista’s Tea Specialist.

    Recommended Brewing Instructions:

    • 2.5 heaping teaspoons (2.5g/0.1oz) tea leaves
    • 1 cup (230ml/8oz) water 
    • 85oC/185oF brewing temperature
    • 4 minutes brewing time 

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