2023 Yuqian Liu An Gua Pian Chinese Green Tea
Harvested after April 5 before April 20,2023
Discover the exquisite 2023 Yuqian Liu An Gua Pian, a premium selection within the realm of Chinese green tea. This distinguished brew, also known as Liu An Gua Pian Green Tea, stands out in the vast tapestry of China's tea varieties for its unique characteristics. Hailing from the verdant expanses around Qitou Mountain in Anhui's western reaches, Liu An Gua Pian is celebrated for its singular approach to cultivation—eschewing buds and stems, it is harvested exclusively during the brief window surrounding the Grain Rain season, ensuring a purity and intensity of flavor that is unmatched.
The artisanal crafting of 2023 Yuqian Liu An Gua Pian Chinese Green Tea involves a meticulous process that spans an entire week. This labor-intensive method, particularly the exacting baking phase, is pivotal in cultivating the tea's signature profile—a testament to the dedication required to produce such a refined product.
The visual appeal of Liu An Gua Pian leaves is as striking as its taste. Once steeped, these leaves unfurl gracefully, their vibrant hue infusing the water with a brilliance that enlivens the senses. The resulting infusion strikes a perfect balance—crisp and invigorating without veering into overly floral or perfumed territories, a common pitfall with lesser teas.
Liu An Gua Pian Green Tea's storied past dates back to the Tang Dynasty, where it received mention in Lu Yu's "Tea Classic"—the world's first comprehensive treatise on tea. Its legacy continued through the ages, even gracing the palate of Empress Dowager Cixi, who favored this tea above all others.
To fully enjoy the nuanced flavors of 2023 Yuqian Liu An Gua Pian Chinese Green Tea, follow these brewing steps:
1. Preheat your tea cup with boiling water to enhance the tea's natural bouquet.
2. Steep the leaves in water at 85 degrees Celsius, maintaining a proportion of 1 gram of tea to 40 milliliters of water.
3. After thirty seconds, cover with a lid to retain the essence and allow it to cool slightly before savoring each sip.
Embrace the opportunity to indulge in a cup of history and quality with our 2023 Yuqian Liu An Gua Pian Chinese Green Tea. Order now and experience the legacy of Liu An Gua Pian in its most authentic form.