One of the absolute best Chinese green teas, Dragonwell is beloved by both lifelong tea lovers and those just beginning to explore the world of loose leaf tea. Dragonwell is heady and aromatic, rich on the tongue, with a smooth and slightly sweet finish.
Origins: Being such a long-loved tea, the legends surrounding Dragonwell are legion. While the process of making tea in the West Lake region from which Dragonwell comes dates back over 1,500 years, the actual name (Longjing) first appears in lists of top Chinese teas in the 1300s. For centuries, Dragonwell was given as tribute to Emperors.
Flavor Profile: Nutty and vegetal, rich with a sweet finish.
Caffeine: 35-75mg/8oz cup
Health Benefits: All green teas contain powerful antioxidants known for fighting disease, specifically heart disease. Tea is a zero-calorie beverage, making it an ideal, delicious substitute for high-calorie drinks like soda and energy drinks.*
Ingredients: Chinese green tea
* These statements have not been evaluated by the Food & Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.