Yunnan Wild Jujube (Gan Zao Ye)*
Wild Jujube Tea is a herbal tea made from wild jujube plants picked in the spring of this year in Laoshan Village area of Shandong. Wild Jujube grows at an altitude of 600-1000 metres and is picked in the month of April and May.
This herb has been used for centuries as a sleep aid, combatting anxiety and depression. In addition to being a nerve tonic, it's also caffeine-free (but high in L-Theanine) making it the perfect tea to enjoy in the evenings or any other time when seeking a tranquil state of mind.
Thick and soupy with notes of barley, jiaogulan-like sweetness, and long-lasting rich taste.
Additional information: This tea is best prepared gongfu style (5 grams with water off the boil and infusion time of 10 secs).