Maojian Green Tea from China.
Maojian Green tea from China originally comes from Xinyang City in Henan, China. The word Moa-jian has the following meaning. The words to depict the shape of the tea = “mao” means in Chinese “tiny fuzz" in cup when brewed, and “jian” refers to the shape of the leaves which is sharp full young leaves.
Appearance: They are also commonly known as “hairy tips”. This refers to the leaves slightly dark green color, straight and delicate edges and the thin wire like appearance.
Brewing / Steeping: 1 tsp / 1 cup – 170 – 185F° / 77 – 83° C – steep 2 to 3 min depending on your personal taste.