Similar to Keemun, this tea from Jiangxi province is called 'the King of tea' by China tea experts. Very tippy and slightly sweet, this tea competes for top honors among China Congou. Superb leaf quality, complex flavor and aroma.
Historically, tea bricks had value both as a beverage and as an item for
barter. While suitable for consumption, many prefer to use these Hubei
province tea bricks as décor. Each brick weighs approximately 500g (1.1 lb.) and
measures 2.75" x 4.5" x .75 ...
This exceptional tea is produced in northern Fujian province, using time-honored techniques. The leaves are quite small, with a healthy proportion of tips. The liquor is strong yet smooth, with notes of ripe apples and wine. Clear, sweet hints delight the palate and make this selection a pleasure ...
A premium black tea (Congou) from Fujian province, with a bold, attractive leaf style, generously laced with golden buds. The subtle aroma has delicate notes of cocoa and spice. The liquor is flavorful and complex, with a full mouth feel. Highly recommende ...
These bold, well-made leaves with golden tips produce a dark liquor with a rich taste. The dry leaves have a toasty note which is present in the cup as well. Smooth notes of cocoa round out the profile of this selection.
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