This tea is made with two-pronged tea leaves (a bud and two leaves) that are handpicked on the day of Gokwoo (April 20) or in the seven days following.

The tea carries a subtly refreshing aroma with a bright and sweet finish.

 

Tasting Notes

Grass, Seaweed, Sweet Chestnut

Naming

Tea leaves are said to resemble tongue of a sparrow bird in Korea. Our green tea collection refers to this expression, with first flush leaves as Early Sparrow, second flush as First Sparrow and third flush as Full Sparrow.

 

Brewing instructions

2.5g of tea
200ml water at 70 degrees
1.5-2 mins
up to 3 infusions

 

About the tea farm

Bohyang Tea Company is a family-run tea company which has been producing teas for five generations. Best known for their premium grade green tea, the farm grows all their teas organically. Their farm is located in Boseong, South Korea, the largest tea-producing county in the country. be-oom's selection from the tea farm includes our series of Sparrow green teas, malcha and black tea.

 

Why drink it?

Perfect for those serene moments you take to awaken your body and mind.