Review of Jing Mai Moonlight White

AromaFlavorValueTotal
8 of 104 of 55 of 580 of 100
ExcellentGoodOutstanding

Alex and I had very different experiences with this tea.I was only able to brew this once and I did so, following Gingko's instructions of water just off the boil, for about 1.5 minutes. I was totally surprised that the liquor was so dark, it looked like black tea, The aroma was on the nutty/vegetal end , with a slight hint of fruit that I couldn't put my finger on. The flavor to me tasted of raspberries and hazelnut and I really liked it. My husband thought it tasted like mulch, but he is prejudiced against white teas, so I am not sure how accurate that is.

Add your own review

Comments:

Alex Zorach wrote:
on December 2nd, 2011

This is definitely a strange and unusual tea. Have you seen the article on it that I wrote? It's now linked to as the style of this individual tea.<br /> <br /> I definitely had not written the article yet at the time you posted this review. My experience with this tea was so fascinating, I found it so strange and different that I decided to research this style of tea a bit and I found it interesting. There's now a page on RateTea.net on this style of tea, and I've done my best to locate other sources of it and group them together in one place.

Login or Sign Up to comment or reply.


FacebookTwitterInstagramTumblrPinterestGoogle+Patreon