Chun Mee Tea

Murchie's Chun Mee Tea is an eyebrow shaped green tea that has a unique flavour profile; a smooth tasting green tea with a subtle lingering aftertaste which can be described as plum-like and lightly vegetal.


 

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Product Name Price Qty
Chun Mee Tea - 2oz / 56g Loose
$6.50
Chun Mee Tea - 4oz / 113g Loose
$11.50
Chun Mee Tea - 8oz / 227g Loose
$20.95
Chun Mee Tea - 16oz / 454g Loose
$37.95
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Chun Mee Tea

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Product Description

Translated to precious eyebrows, this green tea is full flavoured with fruity tones and aftertaste.

 

To create the shape of the tea for a Chun Mee tea, leaves are hand plucked and processed immediately to stop the oxidation process by withering and then steaming to maintain a green leaf. Leaves are then fired and hand rolled to create the signature eyebrow shape.

 

Chun Mee has been a staple of tea drinking in China, dating back to the Ming Dynasty, and is one of the most popular to date.

 

Green teas are delicate; they are best brewed at a low temperature for a short period of time.

Strength:       (Mild)
Brew Temperature:   175 to 180°F, or 79 to 82°C
Brew Time:   2 to 3 Minutes
Brew Quantity:   1 tsp to 6-8oz or 5g to 177-237ml of water

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