Lao Shou Mei | “Longevity Eyebrows”
Fuding, Fujian, China
This is a classic of Chinese white tea with more than a century of history. The unique climate, the chemical composition of the soil, and the skill of the tea master give this tea an unforgettable taste and aroma.
It has a milky cream, honey taste, and floral aroma. Very voluminous and rich.
It was produced in a small family business, the home of white tea in the county of Fuding, according to old technology. Pressed into 357-gram pancakes from raw materials of premium quality. Aged in dry storage conditions, this tea has a very soft, rich, deep taste.
Harvest: Spring, 2012.
Cultivar: Camellia Assamica
Due to the peculiarities of production, white tea retains the maximum amount of vitamins and microelements. The youngest and most tender buds and leaves are harvested for the production of such tea, which is reflected in the sophistication of the final drink. Such tea, like green tea, has a huge amount of nutrients, and its taste is delicate and sweet. It is very pleasant to drink in the warm season, regulating body temperature.
Aged white teas have richer and deeper taste and flavor. In China, it is credited with healing properties.• Strengthens the immune system
Recommended water temperature: 70-80 °C.
Recommended amount of tea: 3-4 grams per 100 ml of water.
Recommended brewing method: Pin Cha, infusion.
This tea is equally wonderful, both brewed by the Pin Cha method, and infused in a glass or teapot, as it is done in the homeland of this tea. In the second case, we recommend reducing the amount of tea to ~ 2 g to 100-150 ml. Be sure to try both methods, because they reveal this extraordinary tea in different ways. We recommend that you pay attention to the temperature regime, because such tea requires a special attitude!
Recommended teaware: teapot, gaiwan.
Recommended material: porcelain.
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