cultivar: camellia sinensis
season: spring 2022
elevation: 1800 m
region: Yunnan, China
notes of pear and dried apricot
silky, bright, light-medium bodied
slightly sweet, rarely bitter
gentle floral aftertaste
refreshing, sauvignon blanc vibes
easy to sip
serving size per person: 2-4 grams or 1-2 tbsp
water temperature: 100°C
gong fu style | small teapot
amount of water: 150 ml
brewing length: 20 sec, 20 sec, +15 sec for each steep after
number of steep: 6+ steeps
western style | mug or french press
amount of water: 400 ml
brewing length: 3-4 minutes
number of steep: 2 steeps
You are basically a piece of the sun. Feeling full of positive energy, joyful and so satisfied with life and yourself. Your rays of joy spread through your enhanced social energy.
A mellow feeling, like a compilation of calm, ease and tension release in the mind and body. Leaving you in a state of contentment, peacefulness, and inner stillness.
You feel like a laser with intense clarity. You have a sense of purposeful alert attention. Distractions dissolve and you have a heightened sense of concentration and control, which equals productivity.
A source of “clean” energy to fuel the body. This tea activates your mind, motivates your attention to focus and is sustaining without a huge dip, which is rare.This tea wake up your energy, qi, shakti, life force energy. This energetic feeling gives space for expansion and gentle power in the mind-body.
Benefits of this Tea
- Increases blood circulation
- Reduces fatigue, energizes the body (it is about the tea energy/qi not just caffeine)
- Reduces free radicals in the body, is cancer preventative
sun and moon, an alchemy refined
harmony of earth and sky entwined