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Jin Jun Mei - Winner of the North American Tea Championship
Winner of Black Teas in the North American Tea Championship!
Jun Mei means beautiful eyebrow in english.
Unlike other tea, this exquisite tea can be steeped 7 times and will not get bitter or unpleasant. Notice the delicious peak at the third steep.
This is one of the most exquisite black teas from China. What is special about it is that unlike normal Lapsang Souchong teas, the tea leaves and buds are harvested in early spring and that they are picked from the Wuyi Mountain area. You will notice a natural sweetness that this tea has which is different from any other black tea.
Aroma of the dry leaf: raisin bread
Aroma of the wet leaf: honey notes
Brewing Instructions (1 cup):
Tea Leaves: 1 tsp
Brewing Time: 2-3 minutes
Net weight: 30g ($25) or 80g ($40)