Jun Shan Yin Zhen


Jun Shan Yin Zhen

Name: Jun Shan Yin Zhen (Junshan Silver Needle Tea)
Category: Yellow Tea
Origin: Junshan Island, Hunan Province
Shape: Wholly made of bud, tea body covered with hairs
Color: Orange-yellow inside, wrapped in a layer of pekoe
Description: It was an imperial tribute tea in the ancient China.

Benefits: Silver needle tea can lower blood pressure and cholesterol and help improve eyesight in Chinese medicine. Some studies suggest that yellow tea can improve skin health, help to reduce the effects of aging.

How to prepare Jun Shan Yin Zhen

Simple Method
Tea Cup: 12oz / 355ml
Temperature: 185 degree Fahrenheit / 85 degree Celsius
Amount: 4g Tea
Brewing time: 5 - 8 mins

Gongfu Style Brewing Method
Gaiwan: 3.8oz / 110ml
Temperature: 185 degree Fahrenheit / 85 degree Celsius
Amount: 5g Tea
5 steeps: 40s, 60s, 80s, 120s, 150s

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