GOLDEN BEAUTIFUL EYEBROW (JIN JUN MEI)
One of the most prestigious and beautiful teas, Golden Beautiful Eyebrow is a type of lapsang souchong tea that thrives at over 7000 feet in Wuyi Mountain, China. Named for its hint of gold color and curving leaf shape, Golden Beautiful Eyebrow is also known as Jin Jun Mei. Tender full leaves and buds are fully oxidized and smoke dried over pinewood fires, yielding undertones of smoky flavor.
Origin: Wuyi Mountain, China
Tea Type: Black
Tasting note: Complex, with hint of sweetness and delicate floral and woodsy notes.
Caffeine Level: Strong
Quantity: 1 teaspoon per 6 ounces
Water Temperature: 212ºF
Steeping Time: First four infusions 1 minute, subsequent infusions about 2 minutes
Tea connoisseurs often first clean tea leaves of dust and particles by steeping it in the suggested temperature for no more than 30 seconds and discarding the rinse water.
30 grams/10 servings per cylinder