Ku Ding - Bitter Nail
This high grade of medicinal tea has a bitter taste initially but has a sweet aftertaste. It has a distinctive twisted shape rolled out of one leaf. With a reputation as being a longevity and sliming tea the medicinal properties are vast. Chinese Medicine doctors prescribe it for coughs and the common cold, itchy eyes and headaches. It is also used for fever and bad diarrhea. Any memory issues can benefit helping raise ones spirit. More contemporary western medicine acknowledges Ku Ding as a tea that can help with blood circulation and blood pressure along with lowering blood lipids like cholesterol.
Use just one leaf per cup and reinfuse several times.