WAO TEA

Petrichor Hei Cha

$25.00
  • Petrichor Hei Cha

WAO TEA

Petrichor Hei Cha

$25.00

Vintage dark tian jian fermented dark tea, harvested in the 90', in Hunan province, China. Dried over pine wood fire, offering aromas of pine and fresh forest floor after a cool spring rain, with flavors of dark earth, with a touch of dark red cherry stones and spices. Is is a tea that was initially produced for trade during the historic time of the tea horse road. It is carrying the wisdom of Earth element, offering a nourishing and grounding experience. 

The word « Petrichor » is constructed from Greek Petra, meaning « stone », and ichor, the fluid that flows in the veins of the gods in Greek mythology.

Petrichor is the scent of soil, plants and trees produced when awaken by rain, the union of Water and nourishing Earth.

Element : Earth. Mother of balance, sea of nourishment, instinctive energy we hold beneath us. This tea offers calm energy, gentle grounding meditative presence, to encourage balance and self-reflective time. Appeasing effect on the digestive system, and overall well-being. An invitation to reconnect with the wisdom of the Earth and your own inner wisdom.

Brewing guide: 
Tea pot: 250 ml water · 95 °C · 2 tsp tea · 4 min infusion
Gong Fu: 100 ml water · 95 °C · 2 tsp tea 
Multiple Infusions: (1) Rinse/discard · (2) 10 sec · (3) 8 sec · (4) 10 sec + 2 sec every additional infusions
Quantity of tea per bag : 50g
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Vintage dark tian jian fermented dark tea, harvested in the 90', in Hunan province, China. Dried over pine wood fire, offering aromas of pine and fresh forest floor after a cool spring rain, with flavors of dark earth, with a touch of dark red cherry stones and spices. Is is a tea that was initially produced for trade during the historic time of the tea horse road. It is carrying the wisdom of Earth element, offering a nourishing and grounding experience. 

The word « Petrichor » is constructed from Greek Petra, meaning « stone », and ichor, the fluid that flows in the veins of the gods in Greek mythology.

Petrichor is the scent of soil, plants and trees produced when awaken by rain, the union of Water and nourishing Earth.

Element : Earth. Mother of balance, sea of nourishment, instinctive energy we hold beneath us. This tea offers calm energy, gentle grounding meditative presence, to encourage balance and self-reflective time. Appeasing effect on the digestive system, and overall well-being. An invitation to reconnect with the wisdom of the Earth and your own inner wisdom.

Brewing guide: 
Tea pot: 250 ml water · 95 °C · 2 tsp tea · 4 min infusion
Gong Fu: 100 ml water · 95 °C · 2 tsp tea 
Multiple Infusions: (1) Rinse/discard · (2) 10 sec · (3) 8 sec · (4) 10 sec + 2 sec every additional infusions
Quantity of tea per bag : 50g