明前西湖龙井, 龙坞: striking nutty flavor, savory, sweet, umami, long and winding aftertaste, slightly bitter but turns sweet quickly
Tea farm location: Long Jing Village, Hangzhou.
Cultivar: Long Jing 43
Read about the tea farm and the tea master.
Master Chen runs his family owned tea farm in Long Wu, Xi Hu district, just miles away from the infamous Mei Jia Wu. We paid a visit 2 weeks ago and came back with this goodie: Harvested within the short time window before Qing Ming Festival and the rainy spring season (4th April). This is the real deal: one of the most premium West Lake Dragon Well (Xi Hu Long Jing) Green tea you could find.