«Da Hong Pao Jinping» is an excellent choice for an emotional reboot in the afternoon.
Dry leaf: medium-sized, dark brown flagella of twisted leaves.
The fragrance is deep, with a roasted accent.
The infusion is transparent, with a chestnut shade.
Taste and aroma
The bouquet of ready-made tea is bright and warm, with notes of roasted bread, spicy herbs and baked fruits.
The aroma is deep, rich and complex.
The taste is full-bodied, juicy, a bit astringent and sweetish, with a delicate fiery bitterness and refreshing finish.
«Da Hong Pao Jinping» («Big Red Robe from Jinping») is a blend of different varieties, harvested 2013-2018, made in the Jinping tea farm (high fire).
Brew the tea with hot water (95°С) in a porcelain gaiwan or in a teapot of porous clay. The proportion is 6 g per 100 ml. The time of the first infusion is about 5-7 seconds. After that do short infusions (just for 2-3 seconds), increasing the infusion time for each subsequent step, if necessary. You can repeat this method up to approximately 5 times.