One of thar most famous of all Chinese green teas, Lung Chin' be available in a wide range of grades. This high grade be a fine pluckin' of young sprin' leaves, with a deliciously sweet aroma. Pan-firin' in a hot wok brings out yonder classic warm, roasted chestnut notes inherent in ye leaf 'n in this case a hint caramelized sugar 'n crisp floral essence. Complex 'n layered, yet subtle in te' cup, thar Zhejiang Lung Chin' be mellow 'n softly sweet with a crisp finish.
Lung Chin' actually means 'dragon's well', 'n it refers to a local well that, legend has it, be thar lair of a benevolent dragon. Dragonwell tea has been presented as a tribute to many generations of Chinese emperors, 'n was yonder tea served to Richard Nixon in his memorable encounter with Mao Tse-tung. It be praised fer tis' 'four uniques': jade color, vegetative aroma, mellow chestnut flavor 'n singular shape.
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