I suppose I just don’t like keemuns… it’s physically painful to throw out the leaves before they are spent, but I want something nice and I don’t want to waste a morning on a tea I don’t like all that much…
2012 Spring Imperial Keemun Gift Black Tea
Well-selected the one bud with two leaves fresh leaves, after a series strict Keemun tea making process plus a Gongfu process of selecting the golden buds from the Keemun Maocha, its standards for the highest quality of Keemun black tea in appearance & taste.
This gift Keemun black tea enjoys a rich nutty aroma in dry leaves; after brewing the tea, its pleasing, fresh fruity & mixed with light honey aroma comes directly to the nose. After sipping the tea liquid, the rich, light caramel taste takes over the whole mouth with constant change mouth feeling; Long-lasting sweetness lingers at the mouth without any bitterness or astringency.
Notes: All of our Keemun tea are tested for EU market.
Tea bush: Keemun local tea variety
Harvest time: 2012 spring
Picking standard: One bud with two leaves
Shape: short stick shape with golden tip
Dried tea color: golden tippy bud hue mixed with dark tea color
Aroma: freshness, nutty, high sweetness, unique keemun fragrance(like caramel or ripe fruity aroma)
Tea soup color: bright golden red color with high transparency
Taste: brisk, fruity & light caramel taste mixed with light orchid taste.