"Cha Chan Yi Wei" was made from Menghai from raw materials, harvested in 2018. "Cha Chan Yi Wei" is a classic Buddhist aphorism meaning "Chan and tea taste the same"; in turn, the term "Chan", better known in the Japanese transcription "Zen", is translated as "enlightenment", "meditation", "contemplation".
357-gram cake of medium density consists of pressed brown and reddish tips. The aroma is restrained, woody-and-nutty. The infusion is dark, reddish-chestnut.
The bouquet of the ready-made tea is mature, woody-and-nutty, with notes of mushrooms, ripen leaves and wood resins. The aroma is warm, woody-and-nutty. The taste is rich and mellow, sweetish, with a slight bitterness and velvety finish.
Steep the tea in hot water (95°C) in a gaiwan or a teapot made of porous clay. The proportion is 6-7 g per 100 ml. The time of the first steeping is about 10 seconds. After that do short steeps (just for 2-3 second) increasing steeping time for each subsequent step, if necessary. You can steep the tea up to 8 times.
"Cha Chan Yi Wei" is a right choice to boost your daytime energy.