Lu Shan Yun Wu Green Tea

Tea type
Green Tea
Ingredients
Green Tea Leaves
Flavors
Butter, Vegetal
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Loose Leaf
Caffeine
Medium
Certification
Not available
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Average preparation
175 °F / 79 °C 2 min, 15 sec 4 g 12 oz / 344 ml

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  • “All I can say is, wooooooooooooooow! I really enjoyed this tonight. We went to the Asian buffet and got take out. I had made two steeps of this before we left the house and poured it in my...” Read full tasting note
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  • “I agree with the other reviews - this is good. What I really want to mention is this is the best example of why I love to use a clear glass vessel when I steep. The leaf is so interesting. It...” Read full tasting note
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  • “Small, twisty dark green leaves with a nutty brewed aroma and pale green colour. Tastes sweet, and somewhat like spinach, green beans and nuts. Fresh and lively, sweet and nutty - very tasty and...” Read full tasting note
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  • “It's been a cold few days. Pups are very clingy heat leeches lately. :) THere's nothing like a hot cup of tea on a cold day. It just warms you from the belly out. This is a particularly...” Read full tasting note
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From Teavivre

Origin: Lushan Mountain (庐山) in Jiangxi Porvince, China

Ingredients: Pure tea leaves

Harvest time: April 10, 2014

Taste: brisk and refreshing, heavy sweet flavor with light roasted chestnut fragrance. Has sweet aftertaste and long-lasting brisk fragrance in your mouth

Health Benefits: Just like all green teas, our Lu Shan Yun Wu Green Tea has high levels of antioxidants that reputedly help reduce the incidence of cancer, promote good skin tone and help reduce the affects of aging. Also containing vitamin C, fluoride and calcium, TeaVivre’s TaiPing HouKui also promotes healthy teeth and bones.

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31 Tasting Notes

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I just received another lovely package of samples from Teavivre, and decided to try this one first. I do not think I’ve ever had this varietal before, so I’m looking forward to it!

First thoughts on opening the package – it’s super fresh smelling, and leaves are small and curly.
First sip- this tastes like Laoshan green! Very soy beany and buttery. This tea has a favorite note for me- sesame seed oil. This tea is delicious! I followed Teavivre’s recommendation of 3 minutes, and I think that may be too long. It was a little bitter towards the end.
The second steep of 4 minutes is very different from the first. Not nearly a s sweet, with a great deal of nuttiness. I prefer the first steep. I will try it with a shorter steep next time.

Preparation
185 °F / 85 °C 3 min, 0 sec 1 tsp 8 OZ / 236 ML

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Bean-like in scent and flavour of the brewed tea. Spinach note. Mineral tones.

Preparation
175 °F / 79 °C 2 min, 0 sec 3 tsp
caile

I’m drinking this right now too. : )

Raritea

Sip sisters! :)

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I finally realized that I have been underleafing and perhaps also underheating Lu Shan Yun Wu. With the remains of my sample packet, nearly 4 grams, I decided to brew only one glass and at a higher temperature. The result is excellent!

The liquor is greenish gold and the flavor rich and succulent. It is less green tasting and closer to chestnuts and artichoke hearts. The flavor is slightly sweet, so perfect for nonsavory meals. I ate a pedestrian midday meal of shredded wheat drowned in almond-coconut milk, and this worked tea well as a follow-up. (I typically drink my green tea right after, not during, a meal.) I’ll probably be restocking this tea at the imminent Teavivre sale…

Preparation
175 °F / 79 °C 3 min, 0 sec 4 g 10 OZ / 295 ML

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