Nán Nuò Gǔ Hóng #ShàiHóng Chá, 南糯古红晒红茶, Nannuo Ancient Sun-dried Black Tea
Infusion: 3g in 159ml for 20sec@90deg. C
Dry leaf aroma: plums, raisins, dates, rich, dark, a touch of dried tangerine peel;
Wet leaf aroma: earthy, woody, raisins;
Liquor: amber yellow colour with mild, cinnamon, and honey aroma;
Mouthfeel/Taste: moderately viscous, mild stimulation with a minty fresh character, mouthwatering, and a sweet fresh finish;
Flavour: mostly a soft malty presence, with slight honeyish, sweet, floral finish;
Opinion: a very soft, unassuming, easy to drink, daily tea. It’s preparation is a sensory delight which lends itself well to focusing on the ices of tea making as well as the end result. A true, tea ceremony tea.