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Tai Ping Hou Kui

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From ChineseTeaArt.com

Tai Ping Hou Kui is one of China’s Ten Famous tea. This tea has won many awards, the most recent being the “King of Tea” award in China Tea Exhibition 2010. Our Tai Ping Hou Kui is from Hou Keng village, located at the foothill of Tai Ping county. In the same way that Xihu area is known to produce the best Long Jing, Hou Keng village is where the highest grade of Hou Kui is produced.

Other names:
Monkey Chief, Monkey King, Monkey tea

Taste:
The taste is wonderfully complex. The liquor has a lingering, sweet aftertaste with a hint of flowery overtones.

Appearance:
The tea leaves are fully hand-crafted and truly a sensational work of art. Huge and flat tea leaves with criss-cross pattern on them. The shape is like the tip of a spear and part of the stems are reddish in color.

Origin:
Hou Keng Village (Tai Ping County), An Hui Province, China

Harvest Period:
Spring 2012

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