The word pearl is used for precious stones and when we read this word, our mind automatically diverts to those stones which are taken out from fresh waters or from the depths of great seas. Like the rare availability of pearls Jasmine is not rare in terms of availability but it is rare in terms of its specifications and qualities. Jasmine refers to a plant used since many centuries to fulfill human desire of drinking and to fulfill human’s will to smell different scents. When talking about Jasmine Tea its no doubt has value more than pearls. It’s a gift from God to human kind. It’s a divine drink for human race Good tea.
Jasmine tea is used specially in China from many centuries not only for drinking but also to cure diseases. Modern science discovers these pearls to control blood pressure which reduces the risk of heart diseases. It is also widely use to burn calories which cause fat in human body and weight. A story ancient story comes from China about the discovery of this divine drink. As per Chinese legends, the story started before 2700 BC when Emperor Shen Nong who once bow knelt before his boiling water, some leaves from a nearby plant blew in the boiling water. The Emperor, upon drinking that water, proclaimed it as “Heaven Sent”. The Emperor also knows as the “Divine Healer”. After that rare incident, that plant (Jasmine) got popularity and since last 5000 years it is been used as “Divine Drink” not only in China but all over the globe.
From thousand of years people from China, Japan and Asian Countries specially East Asian Countries drink Jasmine Tea not only to drink some thing but in some areas it has achieved spiritual values. People take this Divine Drink to cure from unknown diseases and to get spiritual powers.
When coming to the process how jasmine tea leaves are taken, it is said that jasmine teas are technically oolongs (Chinese tea leaves that have been partially fermented before being dried).
They are prepared by mixing the touchy flowers of the night-blooming jasmine with tea each evening. In nights, the blossoms open and tincture the tea with their sweet fragrance. Every day, the flowers are plucked and fresh blossoms set up for the evening. The process is to be repeated several times before taking the desire results.
The aroma of the dry jasmine tea is considered fresh & floral which gives you taste as you are having this divine drink from an old Chinese tea shop or restaurant. Inhaling before sipping this great drink also gives a great pleasure.