竹 | Bamboo
(Bamboo Jade Green Tea 竹葉青)
One of the most Chinese green teas, Bamboo Leaf Green, or Zhu Ye Qing is plucked exceptionally each spring, yielding a small quantity and therefore are rare, desirable and pricey. With a beautiful crescent shape and consisting only of young tea buds, they are tiny, slim, flat and slightly curved, like baby bamboo leaves.
Gaiwan Brewing Method:
4g | 100ml 85 °c water | Steep for 1min