Green Tea Xinyang Maojian-Xinyang Downy Tip-Premium
Xin Yang Mao Jian is one of China’s Ten Famous tea and is treasured for its refreshing taste and pleasant aroma.
Other names: Xin Yang Fur Tip, Xin Yang Hairy Tip,Mao Jian
Origin: Xin Yang, Henan Province of China
This tea has been produced with only very simple equipment.
What make it different are the skillful hand movements of rolling, adjusted to the heat and softness or dryness of the tender leaves.
Mao Jian literally means “hairy tips” referring to the appearance of the tea leaves. Xinyang Maojian made up of “single bud only” to “one bud one leaf” tea leaves. The processed leaves are in fine, taut strips.
Silver-tipped tea leaves that yield a light yellow liquor. When infused, the tea leaves quickly sink to the bottom of the cup.
The brewed tea is pale-gold in colour and has a grassy fragrance with a sweet, long lasting aftertaste. Full bodied tea with distinct floral aroma with a hint of cool minty note. Very refreshing aftertaste.