Golden Monkey

Tea type
Black Tea
Ingredients
Not available
Flavors
Not available
Sold in
Not available
Caffeine
Not available
Certification
Not available
Edit tea info Last updated by TeaEqualsBliss
Average preparation
190 °F / 87 °C 3 min, 0 sec

Currently unavailable

We don't know when or if this item will be available.

From Our Community

1 Image

1 Want it Want it

2 Own it Own it

4 Tasting Notes View all

From White August

This stunning Chinese black tea is among the finest in the world. Each spring the tea leaves are carefully plucked of only one leaf and one bud, resembling a monkey claw. The beautiful twisted golden leaves yield a full bodied tea with a soft apricot finish. 50g bag only.

About White August View company

Company description not available.

4 Tasting Notes

85
6770 tasting notes

This is a mighty fine Golden Monkey! Didn’t disappoint! It has the flavor you would expect from a Golden Monkey! As well as a semi-chewy with the slightest bit of smoke hint that lingers on to the aftertaste! Very Nice!

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

94
4423 tasting notes

LOVE! This is a fabulous Golden Monkey. I taste so many layers of flavor. In one sip, I can taste notes of caramel and honey, raisin, spice, malt, wood, earth as well as the faintest hint of smoke. It is very smooth it its approach. No bitterness and very little astringency. The finish is sweet and vaguely smoky. So very beautiful. I love this one.

Login or sign up to leave a comment.

95
346 tasting notes

This was the goldest of the Golden Monkeys I’ve ever come across. It resembled a Yunnan Gold instead of its other Fujian brethren, which merely had flecks of gold. The taste reflected the visual presentation; autum flush-like malt and muscatel notes and a caramel-honey/apricot finish. It’s a damn good golden cup.

Full Review: http://www.teaviews.com/2011/02/21/review-white-august-golden-monkey/

Preparation
190 °F / 87 °C 3 min, 0 sec

Login or sign up to leave a comment.