|Zhushan, Jinxuan plantation|
Such harvests yield less leaves than regular season harvests and are very dependent on the weather. But the quality can be so good that prices will often be 30 to 50% higher than for regular spring or winter harvests!
Harvested by hand on December 19th, 2013
Origin: Zhushan, Nantou county
Process: rolled, low oxidized Oolong. No roasting.
Material used: My small qingbai porcelain teapot on ivory white teaboat and qingbai classic cups. A mini qinghua jar. A newly designed green Chabu.
A first glimpse of spring!