Lapsang Souchong China Smoked Black tea

Tea prices and quantities are per kg (2.2lb) unless otherwise indicated


Harvest Date: Early May

Growing Region: Wuyi, Fujian

Elevation: 300m (984 ft)

Tea Bush/Varietal: Fuyun N0.6

Grade: A

SKU: WF-LA111-C Categories: , , Tag:

Estate Name: Star Village Tea Garden

Farming Methods: Natural farmingEU pesticide compliant

Production Methods:  Tea Plucking-Withering- Rolling-Oxidization- Frying-Re-rolling- pine smoke baking

Other Notes: Lapsang Souchong is the world’s oldest black tea. It was “accidentally” discovered through mutation processing of green tea. This A grade Lapsang Souchong is made using one bud two leaves from Fuyun No.6 cultivar planted in Star Village of Wuyi. It is processed by the traditional method. It has strong pine smoke flavor and mellow taste.

Dry Leaf

     Color: Black

     Shape/size: Straight

Brewed Tea

     Color: Red

     Aroma: Pine smoke flavor

     Body Taste: Mild mellow

Recommended Brewing 

     Water Temperature: 95℃

     Amount (g/150ml): 3g

     Steeping Time: 2-3 minutes

     # of Infusions: 3 infusions

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