Bi Lo Chun, a green tea from Jiangsu Province in China, offers pronounced roasted vegetal flavors of grilled endive, with a somewhat bitter bite. You'll enjoy its charming floral and citrus flavors.
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||This is a light green tea that has a wonderful mixture of sweetness, vegetal flavors, and a bit of smoke. Bi Lo Chun comes from the tiny Dongting island in Jiangsu Province. It the most northerly grown tea in China.
||A mixture of dark green, almost bluish gray, spiraled wiry filaments coated in fuzzy yellow down.
||Pale green, slightly cloudy from the down.
||Light and sweet, with the roasted sweetness of brown sugar and a vegetal base note. The top layer has hints of smoke.
||Light and slightly brisk. The briskness dries the mouth slightly.
||The faintest hint of flowers is nearly matched by the roasted vegetal flavor.
||2 to 3 minutes