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    Lu An Gua Pian

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    A spring-time gem from Anhui Province, counted amongst Chinese "Top Ten" famous teas. Distinctive tender, melon slice-shaped leaves are laborious harvested & crafted with no trace of stems or buds. Delicate, sweet taste with hints of smokiness & heady aroma usher this tea to a place on SerendipiTea's favorites list.

    Ingredients:
    Chinese Green Tea

    Steeping Instructions

    1. Fill kettle with fresh water, then heat.

    2. Warm your teapot with a little hot water, discard, place your tea leaves in teapot, allowing heat of the pot to release bouquet of the tea leaves.

    3. Heat water below boiling (approximately 180°). Steep 1 teaspoon (2.5 g/8 oz. cup) up to 3 minutes & refresh cup as desired.

    *Vary time according to taste, & remember that steeping tea leaves beyond 3 mins does not contribute to flavor, only bitterness.

    • 4 oz. box makes approx. 50 cups
    • 1 lb. bulk bag makes approx. 175 cups
    • 1 oz. Sample makes approx. 10 cups

    *see Tea Caddy for storage option*

    Transfer contents of box to an air-tight,opaque ceramic or tin kept away from heat and moisture.

    All retail packaging components are manufactured in the USA. The box is made from post-consumer-recycled Kraft; the sealed inner bag is sustainably sourced compostable plant-derived material (Nature Flex), labels are made from recycled content with water-soluble inks. All handling, blending, packing is done by hand on-site at SerendipiTea.