Golden Monkey

A Black Tea from


82 / 100

Calculated from 3 Ratings
Tea type
Black Tea
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Organic Black Tea
Astringent, Chocolate, Sweet, Honey, Nuts, Peach
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Loose Leaf
Typical Preparation
Use 12 oz / 355 ml of water
Set water temperature to 205 °F / 96 °C
Steep for 3 min, 0 sec
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4 Tasting Notes View all

“Here’s Hoping TTB Ooo, this is yummy! Rich and chocolatey with a hint of sweetness and a touch of astringency that keeps you going back for one more sip. Definitely wouldn’t mind having this one in...” Read full tasting note
“This tea is quite alluring. As I sit at my desk here at work I find myself inexplicably drawn to my mug by it’s light, sweet, & comforting scent. As I sip it, I find myself unable to set it...” Read full tasting note
“Drank the last of this at work today. This is a solid Yunnan style black tea. It’s rich, with a hint of chocolate, some nutty goodness, a little sweet, and maybe just a hint of stone fruit...” Read full tasting note
“I’m still sipping my way through Dexter3657 black tea pack. Thanks again for your infinite generosity :-) I’m surprised to be the first to review this excellent tea. Yunnan black. So good....” Read full tasting note


Fluffy, golden tea tips are what give this tea its special flavor. Using the same processing techniques as delicate white teas, Golden Monkey has mellow notes of semi-sweet chocolate and apricots and has a light, smooth finish with hints of pecans. A black tea for those with sophisticated palates.

1) Bring fresh, filtered water to a boil
2) Pour over your tea leaves in a teapot
(1 spoonful of tea per serving)
3) Steep 3 minutes
4) Stir, strain, and enjoy!

About Golden Moon Tea

Golden Moon is dedicated to offering outstanding, whole-leaf teas of the greatest quality and finesse. All Golden Moon Teas are hand-plucked and meticulously crafted to enhance leaf character, aroma, color, clarity, body, complexity, and above all, flavor.

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