Dragon Well Tea (also referred to as Long Jing or Lung Ching) is often called the national drink of China and is frequently presented as a National Gift to visiting heads of state. Dragon Well is well regarded amongst the Green Tea lovers and this tea ranks as first among the ten famous teas from China.
Dragon Well tea is a variety of pan-fried green tea which has an emerald-green, fragrant and distinctive flat shaped leaf. The beautiful flavour is mellow and delicate with a sweet aftertaste and a really royal temper. The tea liquor has a distinctive yellow-green hue.
This tea contains Vitamin C, amino acids, and, like most fine Chinese green teas, has one of the highest concentrations of catechin.