What is it?
Few green teas say 'luxury' quite as much as the Chunmee Taipan Superior. This is a green tea for green tea Lovers. A full-bodied, rustic flavour which makes its presence known.
If you like a strong Green Tea flavour, you have to try this.
What Does It Taste Like?
A flavour not unlike a roasted green tea. A very rustic, somewhat grassy flavour, and overall a very pure green tea. It doesn't put up any airs.
This is green tea at its most natural and most primal.
What Does It Smell Like?
This smells a little roasted, and full of flavour. Like a walk through an autumn wood.
It's quite unlike any other green tea. It's an aroma which will stay with you all day long.
What Does It Look Like?
A pale green/yellow brew.
Approx 20mg per cup (about a quarter of a strong coffee).
Where Does It Come From?
This tea is grown in the Hunan region of China.
What Are the Health Benefits?
Green Tea is consumed all around the world for its various health benefits. It is said to be able to help with:
Heart health: Lowers bad cholesterol, promotes good cholesterol and improves blood flow. Helps prevent high blood pressure and reduces the risk of congestive heart failure.
Brain health: increases the activity in the working memory area of the brain. May reduce plaque that leads to Alzheimer’s disease.
Prevent diabetes: keeps blood sugar at an even level
Reduces stress: Has a calming effect on the nervous system
Weight Loss: Speeds the metabolism and promotes the burning of fat.
What is Green Tea?
Green Tea is enjoyed around the world for its intense and unique flavour. The difference in green teas comes from how they are processed after the leaves are picked. The leaves come from the Camellia Sinensis plant (the same plant as Black Tea, White Tea and Oolong Tea).