Purple Buds Green Tea
This tea is a new breakthrough in green tea. It produces an unbelievable purplish green liquor when brewing. It has potent anthocyanidin, 30% more so than other varietals, and is known for its antioxidants and anti-aging effects. It has toasty aroma, full bodied, and has a complex taste and smooth finish. Unlike other regular green tea, it can withstand many steepings.
Origin: Guangdong province, China
Varietal: Yunnan Da Ye
Picking standard: One bud, one to two leaves
Harvest Time: Early April, 2017
Caffeine level: Light
Health Benefits: Studies suggest green tea has the following health benefits.
- Helps to fight cancer
- Helps to reduce the effects of aging
- Helps to fight inflammatory disease
- Helps to reduce blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol
- Helps to detox the body
190-200oF, 5 grams (2 tbsp) for 8-10 oz of spring/filtered water, adjust to taste, 30 seconds, 5 steeps. We advise against the use of tap water as well as purified water.