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Smoke Lapsang Sauchong Black Tea
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50 grams (1.7 oz) -- $14.95
100 grams (3.5oz) -- $24.95
150 grams (5.3 oz) -- $34.95
300 grams (10.6 oz) -- $64.95
Lapsang Souchong black tea (also known as Wuyi Bohea) is the first black tea that was ever produced (known as Red Tea in China) centuries ago. It was first brought back to European countries by the Dutch in 1604 and rapidly became popular throughout the rest of Europe. Lapsang Souchong was so popular in Britain that trying to reproduce it inexpensively launched the British tea industry in India.
This smoke Lapsang Souchong is originally from the Tong Mu Guan area in Xin Cun town in the Wuyi region of Fujian province. The farmers and factories in Tong Mu Guan are very famous and only produce a limited quantity of Lapsang Souchong for export. The factory use the traditional way of drying the leaves with pine wood. This gives the tea a special smoky aroma and flaovr.
Tea: Smoke Lapsang Sauchong Black Tea
Factory: Yan Shang tea institue
Origin: Xin Cun town, Tong Mu Guan area in in the Wuyi region, Fujian province
Appearance: Leaves are tight and slim, and heavy. The color is dark and shiny. Tips are in golden color.
Aroma: Woody and smoky,
Taste: Rich and smoky. Taste smooth and full body. Comfortable drying with sweet after taste.
Types: Black / Red
Harvest Period: May.2011
To make this tea, please refer to our article
Gong Fu Cha - The Complete Guide To Making Chinese Tea
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