VSRT (Very Special Rare Tea) Tea Bag Tea & Loose Leaf - GREEN
The most famous of the 'eyebrow' teas, so named for their shape. Produced in the Shangmeizhou region of China, is also known as Famous Plum Tea for its plum-like flavor. Producing Mingmei Tea involves great skill. The jade green leaves infuse to produce a clear yellowish green liquor tinged with the characteristic plum-like floral note. The infused leaf unfurls to display hand-picked buds of the tea bush. Clean, light and refreshing, this is a very special tea.
Leaf is olive green, silver khaki with dusty blue tones. It is loose twisted and wiry. Infused leaf of whole buds of khaki green. The liquor is of pale honey color. Aromas are of steamed sweetcorn, hay and honey. The tannins are smooth and supple; astringency is therefore medium with a tinge of bitterness. This is a relaxed and easy-going tea.