Tea culture is a living culture, each time period has its own popular tea and and special ways to brew the tea. So what is the most popular tea in China right at the moment? The answer is xiao qing gan which is considered to be one of the modern tea and drinking it is in fashion now.
This tea is a perfect combination of fruit and tea. One piece of xiao qing gan is enough for one tea pot. The tea is made in an exquisite way and moreover you’ll be surprised to see what xiao qing gan is made of!
What fruit does it use? The picture below will give you an idea
So the fruit in xiao qing gan is raw baby clementine! However, clementines used in xiao qing gan are only from a specific area, XinHui, Guangdong, China.
Moreover, the tea used in xiao qing gan is pu er tea which is from the Yunnan China.
The following 10 pictures represent the process of how the tea is prepared, with the last step in the process being Sun drying.
The way to brew the tea is rather simple. One piece per pot, 100 degrees celcius water, infuse for 2 – 4 mins.
Pu er Tea is very suitable to drink during winter. Xiao qing gan is a very ” Surprising gift” for Christmas season, some new fashion from far east. The unique taste is waiting you to explore it.