30 grams in 225 ml
That's stuffing the pot.
How many people are enjoying this Heroic session. Please don't tell me your drinking this all by your self.
Nite time early 90's traditional characters session. The diamond hard xiaguan compression of the cake did not let this tea open up until past infusion ten when I'm about to call it quits for the nite.
No. I say with a grin, "I am not drinking this alone!"
That *would* be insanity of the Charlie Sheen variety!
This etude has become a great excuse to see friends and spend more time with my son (he loves it!). Yesterday, two friends came over.
I packed up the last 50ml of drippings from yesterday's session and took it to work to share with three other colleagues.
Speaking of breaking cakes: An unexpected benefit of storing these teas in controlled humidity is it makes them easier to break up.
The mass of leaf holds so much liquid in a sponge-like way, the final dripping takes forever. Like a distiller, small ebony drops of liquid essence slowly, but regularly fall into the holding vessel.
A similar treatment of 8582 would be a great side by side comparison.