This is a highly satisfying Baozhong. Richer than its spring version, with a depth that resembles umami in character and a wonderful long lingering of warm floral notes. Not cloying and very well balanced in taste, texture and fragrance.
Long Steep Method
SCOOP | 6g or 2 heaping tsp per 8oz water
POUR | 190° water over leaves
STEEP | 3 min
Steeping instructions are a starting point for how to make this tea. We encourage you to play around with the tea quantity or steeping time to customize the brew for your taste.
Gong Fu Method
SCOOP | 6g or 2 heaping tsp per 4oz water
POUR | 212° water over leaves RINSE | steep for 5 seconds and discard liquid to awaken leaves POUR | 212° water over leaves again STEEP | 5-10 seconds and strain into fair cup/pitcher to share or enjoy alone
Rebrew several times for several times to enjoy how the tea evolves with each additional steeping