Kuding, which has been used as a medicinal herb from Southern China for centuries, is appreciated more for its valuable medicinal properties than its taste. Ku, which translates to "bitter" in English and ding meaning "nail" is believed to provide such benefits as cooling the body, detoxification, assisting blood circulation and aiding digestion. Regular consumption of this tea is beleived to help reduce blood pressure and control weight. The taste is bitter but with a somewhat sweet aftertaste.
70g / 2.5oz.
Water: 100C / 212F Time: 30 seconds