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jasmine chun hao

by adagio teas

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type: green

origin: china

caffeine: medium

price level: $$$$

A perfumy tea from the Fujian province of China, infused with the delicate scent of jasmine flowers. Sweet cup, notes of warmed sugar and jasmine in bloom on a summer evening. Slightly toasty like a fresh biscuit. Light, refreshing cup and not overwhelmingly floral. A perfect introduction to our selection of excellent jasmine teas. Steep at 195°F for 2-3 minutes

Recent reviews

    • Han


      Good, but the tannins in this were extremely strong, even if I brewed this at a low temperature.

    • AW

      Alexis Wolf


      I brewed this tea hot and felt it had a weird, acidic-type aftertaste.

    • Mocha Cocoa


      Great jasmine tea. Clean, plain, delicate and classic

    • Liam Pavone


      Delicious taste and pleasant smell. Brew carefully.

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      Cameron Kilchrist


      Jasmine Chun Hao is a really nice floral, though I find it fairly strong. I prefer to mix it 1:1 with Jasmine Yin Hao than drink it alone.

    • Red Wolfe


      Awesome jasmine tea. Light yet defined, the smell and taste are both wonderful.

    • A. Wood


      Jasmine tea is always great to me and I really like this tea

    • Amanda


      This is a good introduction to jasmine teas if you're wanting to try out floral teas. It definitely has a strong jasmine scent and taste, but it's overwhelmingly perfumey. The green tea base is toasty and lightly sweet, nice for an afternoon tea when I want to switch it up.

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      Tony Hall


      Smells better dry than it tastes after steeping. You can tell this is lower quality than the yin hao.

    • Katie DiBenedetto


      I didn't care for this one, I didn't find the jasmine flavor to come across like their other jasmine teas.

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      Bob Doss


      A classic jasmine tea. Great with a bit of lemon and/or honey.

    • Chase Munson


      Not my type of tea. The floral smell is overwhelming and overall just not what I'm looking for.

    • Samantha Ball


      The best way to describe the flavor of this tea is "pretty". A lot of jasmine teas can taste soapy but this one is just about perfect.

    • Darian Stapleton


      The jasmine is light but still very enjoyable! Gets very astringent if you accidentally steep it too hot or too long so be careful of that.

    • Michael Lewis


      Nice jasmine-scented green I bought for my wife after she got hooked on this style at a restaurant (definitely better than the restaurant's version). Has all the nice aspects of green tea, with a nice jasmine aroma. Agree with the previous review in that less is often more with this one. Jasmine can be too much of a good thing if taken too far.

    • India Lowery


      Less is more with this one. If you put too much in your teapot or tea maker, the flavor becomes overpowering. It smells wonderful, though!

    • Lia Villafania


      It's a wonderful cheap option for a nice cup of jasmine tea.