2015 Jangheung Joongjak (Third Pluck) 100% Wild Grown Aged Coin Tea, 3 Coins (18g)
|Grade||Joongjak (Third Pluck)|
|Harvest Date||May 2015 (This tea improves with age.)|
|Farm Location||Jangheung County, South Jeolla Province, Korea|
|Origin||100% Wild Grown from the mountains of Jangheung|
|Harvest Method||Hand Plucked Young Leaves|
|Processing Method||Hand rolled, steamed, molded and aged for over 2 years.|
This jaksul ("sparrow's beak") joongjak (third pluck) was hand harvested from 100% wild-growing tea plants found in the forested mountains in Jangheung county, South Jeolla Province, Korea after Ipha (the first day of the summer season). The tender leaves are then hand processed -- wilted, oxidized, steamed, dried, molded and aged for over two years. This tea improves with age. Three coins are packaged in a traditional Korean cloth coin purse.