With a name meaning "before the rains" this tea produces a golden cup that is full-bodied and, due to the young leaves, possess a hint of natural sweetness. Off the eastern coast of China, on the island of Taiwan, young green tea leaves are harvested and twisted into long threads. This is a must add to any Green Tea lovers collection.
Currently Only Sold As Loose Leaf Tea
Loose 12oz Bag (40 servings)
Young Hyson Green Tea
1 tablespoon of tea per 8 ounces of water
Heat water to 170 degrees (do not burn leaves)
Steep tea for 3 minutes (longer will bring out bitterness)
Why We Love This Tea...
This is a light sweet cup that is great for the seasoned Green Tea drinker or a great first Green Tea for those looking into the variety.