Descriptiom

 

2021 Delux West Lake Jiu Qu Hong Mei - Black Dragon

 

This West Lake Jiu Qu Hong Mei (九曲紅梅) - Black Dragon is created with Dragonwell raw leaves in Lion Peak region. The soil is full of quartz and white sand while the water comes from natural mountain springs, yielding a flavor that simply can’t be matched outside of Lion Peak itself. This Jiu Qu Hong Mei is regarded as the Noble of Black Tea.

 

The aroma of the tea in a Jingdezhen porcelain gaiwan was with high note of orchid and  grape filling the mouth with plum and honey sweetness. The first sips are shockingly thick and fragrant. The roasted flavor of comes through before shifting to a sweet buttercream honey & light caramel aftertaste

2021 Delux West Lake Jiu Qu Hong Mei - Black Dragon

SKU: bt006
$15.00 Regular Price
$13.50Sale Price
  • Origin: Lion Peak, Xihu District, Hangzhou City, Zhejiang Province, China

     

    Date of Pick: 2021 Spring (43 varietal)

     

    Altitude: 1000m

     

    Bud to Leaf Ratio: 1 bud : 1 leaf

     

    Taste: High note of orchid and grape filling the mouth with plum and honey sweetness. The roasted flavor of comes through before shifting to a sweet buttercream honey & light caramel aftertaste.

     

    Tea Bush : C. sinensis cv. Jiukeng

     

    Caffeine: Low caffeine (less than 20% of a cup of coffee)