Aroma when Dry: crisp, light, grassy, sweet (eastern)After water is first poured: smooth, creamy, grassy
At end of steep:
Tea liquor: opaque deep grass green
At end of steep: same
Time of day preferred: any
first notes: Rich smooth sweet (eastern) bright grassy notes. Grainy if not blended well.
As it cools? bitters quite a lot, briefly, then balances out again, getting a bit richer. Stays bright, creamy and grassy throughout.
Additives used (milk, honey, sugar etc)? No, but have used it successfully mixing with my chai blends, in cooking, and both stovetop and smoothies.
Lingers? Yes, with grassy, no bite aftertaste.