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 ...
Produced in northern Fujian province, the bold leaves of this selection have the aroma of dark chocolate, with hints of earth and wood. The liquor has flavor notes of carob/cocoa and warming spice hints of nutmeg and cinnamon.
The attractive leaves of this superb black tea (Congou) from Fujian province have a profusion of reddish/golden buds. The flavorful cup has a full mouth feel and subtle aroma, with delicate notes of cocoa and spice. Highly recommended.
This "Golden Monkey" style tea has a sprinkling of downy golden tips, which contrasts nicely with the dark brown, well-twisted leaves. The aroma suggests dark honey, with rich cocoa notes. The silky smooth cup has a full mouth feel with notes of cocoa and spice, complemented by hints of stone fruit ...
This premium black tea (Congou) from Fujian province has a bold, attractive leaf style, laced with golden buds. The subtle aroma has delicate notes of cocoa and spice. The liquor is delicate yet flavorful, with a sweet, lingering aftertaste. Highly recommende ...
The ebony leaves of this selection have a matte finish and crêpey appearance, with a smattering of golden tips. The toasty aroma has intense, dark chocolate notes. The cup has complex flavors of cinnamon and cardamom, with a hint of toffee. The finish is smooth with a lingering note of coco ...
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