Black Tea Sampler
A great way to sample our exotic black teas or to introduce someone to premium Chinese teas. Perfect for a gift for tea beginners to tea lovers.
- Includes four 12 gram premium Chinese black teas.
- Each tea is packed in a foil re-sealable pouch for maximum protection and convenient storage.
- Each pouch makes approximately 12-14 cups.
Black Tea Sampler contains four Chinese black teas of 12 grams each. Each type of tea can be steeped three times per brewing session. This set includes:
Award-winning Keemun Imperial Gongfu Black Tea – This is one of the most famous Chinese black teas, well-known for its signature fragrance. Keemun has been the key component in traditional English Breakfast black tea blends. This tea comes from the historic core producing areas of Qimen with an elevation of about 800 meters. It is the highest grade available on the market. When brewed, it produces a brilliant amber color, very floral and fruity, mellow and delicate.
Yunnan Wild Grown Ancient Tree Black Tea – This is a highly prized rare Chinese black tea, plucked from ancient trees growing in the wild, and in high mountains with an elevation of more than 2000 meters. It typically yields a very distinct flavor and delicate taste. The dry leaves are dark, with no golden downy buds, and a strong floral sweet aroma. When brewed, it produces a gold-yellowish liquor. It is aromatic, very fruity and sweet, has "Huigan", a smooth and sweet aftertaste.
Sichuan Imperial Gongfu Black - This is an exceptionally well made black tea from Gao Xian county, in southwestern Sichuan province. This tea has a reddish liquor, an intense aroma of roasted black cherry, and a full body with notes of malt and chocolate. Slightly smoky and naturally sweet.
Lapsang Souchong Black Tea- This tea is from its true origin, Tong Mu Guan, of Wuyi Mountain, where the first black tea was invented in early seventeen century. It has black twisted dry leaves, a bright amber liquor, and its signature pinewood smokiness. It is well-balanced between smokiness and floral notes, with the classic longan fruit that accents a slightly sweet finish.