Yunnan Gold

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Black Tea
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205 °F / 96 °C 4 min, 0 sec 3 g 9 oz / 272 ml

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From Adagio Teas

Black tea from the Yunnan region of China. Yunnan tea is easily identified by its luscious soft leaves, and a unique peppery taste. The ‘Yunnan Gold’ as the name implies is an exceptional quality tea with beautiful gold-colored leaves and an abundance of rich peppery flavor. Allowed to take only one tea to a desert island, ‘Yunnan Gold’ would be the clear choice.

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69 Tasting Notes

18 tasting notes

Not bad. Meaty. Vaguely reminds me of soy sauce. Sweet finish.

Preparation
2 tsp 16 OZ / 473 ML

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33 tasting notes

I was expecting more flavor. This tea is just kind of ….there. Drinkable but not memorable. Will drink down but not repurchase.

Preparation
Boiling 4 min, 15 sec 2 tsp 8 OZ / 236 ML

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278 tasting notes

I really wish I tasted some of that pepper from the description.

This was brewed using boiling water for 6 min. The tea smells great before and after steeping, but it has a sharp taste that I don’t appreciate.

I try to drink tea without sugar or milk, but it may be needed here. Toward the end of the cup, I started eating a red bean cake, and the sweetness of the cake gave the tea a nicer effect.

Next time, I will add a little rock sugar and see how that goes.

Preparation
205 °F / 96 °C 5 min, 0 sec 1 tsp 8 OZ / 236 ML

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127 tasting notes

Tasty isnt bad but the caffiene is what makes this one a staple.

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79 tasting notes

A very refreshing tea. It has an interesting flavor that I don’t come across too often.

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5 tasting notes

It’s… dare I say it… very very weak. I used 2 heaped teaspoons in a 350ml cup, and it honestly tastes of water.

Anyone have any idea why? I have a 45g bag, which ran me 11 euro, and I don’t want to put it to waste.

Preparation
Boiling 4 min, 0 sec

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2 tasting notes

Clean, buttery, smooth and silky come to mind with earth tones toward the end. Great black tea from the Adaigo sample set.

Preparation
Boiling 2 min, 30 sec

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7 tasting notes

blah and one dimensional; definately no “pepper notes”. I can find nothing in my cup to justify it being among the highest priced of the adagios

Preparation
Boiling 5 min, 0 sec

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68
13 tasting notes

Smooth (no bitter notes) and mild black tea. With a slightly sweet taste.

Preparation
Boiling 6 min, 0 sec

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8 tasting notes

Love the peppery bite of this black tea. A favorite morning tea in my house. Again I drink this one black.

Preparation
Boiling 5 min, 0 sec

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