Monkey Harvest, Jasmin Green Tea
In legends this Jasmine Green tea is picked by monkeys that were trained to pick the highest shoots off wild tea plants. Now monkey harvest means high quality.
Small leaves with a few flowers. A light and refreshing taste.
This is a Jasmine Green Tea from China. This is not the standard type of Jasmine Green Tea from the supermarkets. It requires to be brewed correctly to bring out the best flavours.
Warm the teapot and teacups
Use fresh water- better still use spring or filtered water
Water temperature 80c - Or boil the jug & let cool for about 5 mins
Use 1 tsp per teacup (200ml) - 1 heaped tsp per mug
You can use the leaves up to 3 times in the same day
First brew Steep 1 min
Second brew Steep 2 min
Third brew Steep 3min
If a stronger brew is required use more tea
Can add sugar. Try with Matcha sugar.
Ingredients: Green Tea, Jasmine Flowers