The Organic Dragonwell (Lung Ching) Tea Experience: A storied, golden, ethereal cup
This organic Dragonwell (or 'Lung Ching') green tea is delicate and well-balanced. Its brew emits subtly sweet aromas and flavors of fresh-cut grass and toasted chestnut with light floral hints. A slight astringency lingers in the aftertaste.
Tasting Notes: soft, earthy, sweet
Dragonwell green tea is produced with a special pan-firing method, which adds a subtle savory note. The leaf is varied, wide and flat with a light to medium green color. The liquor’s light, golden body and herbaceous flavors meld into a tasteful cup.
This single-region organic Dragonwell green tea hails from the Zhejiang Province in eastern China. Dragonwell is perhaps the most well-known of Chinese green teas. This special green tea has long been associated with the rulers of China. To this day, Dragonwell is associated with powerful leaders.
Ingredients: Organic Lung Ching green tea from the Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China
- 1.5 tsp Per Cup
- 3 Minutes
Savoring Your Experience:
This tea’s subtle nature may be enjoyed with a broad range of foods. Try it with garlicky, sautéed veggies and pork or a bowl of spinach penne pasta. It would also make a delicious accompaniment to a fresh fruit.
The Dragonwell leaf is well-known for its unique shape and notable flavor. During skillful pan firing, the leaves are gently pressed into the characteristic sword-like form.