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green pekoe

by adagio teas

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type: green

origin: china

region: fujian uji

variety: green pekoe

ingredients: green tea

caffeine: medium

price level: $$$$

Green tea from the Fujian province of China. In professional tea terms, 'Pekoe' is actually just a grade of tea, referring to the size of the leaf. Many tea drinkers have seen this term on packages of everyday black teas (most famously, 'Orange Pekoe'). Our Green Pekoe is a lovely everyday green tea: delicate pale yellow liquor, soft texture and pleasant aroma like freshly roasted artichokes or okra. Slightly toasty and very balanced, mellow astringency. Steep at 180°F for 2 minutes

Recent reviews

    • Stephanie Wade

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      A solid green tea staple, a bit more bitter and less robust than some other blends that I've preferred (like sleeping dragon)

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      Bob Doss

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      A very classic green tea. Light in flavor and very tasty.

    • Max Sugerman

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      A very good basic green tea with nice light vegetal flavors. Almost reminds me of a white tea

    • Andrew Eith

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      ive always been a fan of pekoe teas...just a bit expensive

    • Tea Totaller

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      Definitely an interesting tea. Makes me feel healthy.