A wonderful hidden treasure from China.
How our drink hits the senses:
The cup starts off with a strong smoky taste as however leaves a wonderful sweat lingering taste in the mouth.
As the drink is BRUUing;
The Colour transforms into this amazing rich golden amber while giving off a rich sweetness.
The taste journey;
This tea is unexpected surprise. It starts off being one thing and then completely changes to be another.
About the tea region:
Xishuangbanna borders Laos and Myanmar and is adjacent to Vietnam and Thailand making it a melting pot of different cultures. The region dubbed the ‘Kingdom of plants’ is a large rainforest area that harbours much of China‘s biodiversity. It is regarded as one of the birthplaces of tea!
Why we love Yunnan Black?
Yunnan black tea is known to be malty, creamy and smoky all at the same time! With a strong flavour, light smokiness and a hint of sophisticated sweetness - what’s not to love? It’s not bitter, but full-bodied, mellow and smooth and something a bit different.
Location: Southern Yunnan
Capital City: Beijing
Coordinates: 21°59'52.4"N 100°47'39.9"E
Soil type: Forest Soils
Av temp: 21°C
1tsp // 100°C // 3-5 mins
Store in a cool, dry place.
Organic Black tea