This 2021 spring pre-order tea has already been picked by Master Zhang in Daping. Anxi.
We expect to ship this tea to customers starting the week of June 21st. Orders containing this pre-order tea will ship once these teas have arrived in the US.
Crafted by Master Zhang
Master Zhang’s family has tended the Tieguanyin of Daping Village for generations. His tea is fed by sweet mountain springs and grows on the cloud-enveloped peaks of Anxi.
pine, allspice, cedar
jasmine, wild honey
sparkling, cooling, tingling
spice - pine, allspice, cedar
fruit - tangerine peel
floral - jasmine, wild honey
savory - buttered bread
texture - sparkling, cooling, tingling
DATE OF PICKINGEarly May, 2021
Daping VillageAnxi, Fujian
This new 2021 spring harvest is in-stock and shipping now!
Master Zhang excels at finishing his traditional Tieguanyin. He works to bring out the florals and strengthen them, allowing the green quality of the tea to shine through while providing a sweet and nuanced counterbalance through delicate roasting. This is the tea that Master Zhang grew up with and his greatest passion. The mist shaded mountain air and sweet spring water make this true Tieguanyin varietal tea even more nuanced.
Master Zhang is a true innovator. He doesn’t make tea to follow trends. He experiments and takes risks to make tea better for the generations to com[...]
As low as$1.75
'The beauty of Master Zhang’s tieguanyin tea fields cannot be understated. We wandered his fields for hours, taking the smells, the sounds, the clean air and the sunshine. The precious micro-climate created by the peaks is an invaluable resource.'
5 g.6-8 oz.use 208° watersteep 20 secondsresteep many times add 10 sec. each infusion
5 g.6 ozuse 208° watersteep 10 seconds add 2 sec. per steepingenjoy many steepings