Hand-harvested, hand-processed, high-altitude black tea from Fengqing in Lincang is made from big-leaf tea variety and processed by traditional techniques. With so many words containing a hyphens, let's keep flavor and aroma simple. Pheonix Needle has a unique flower and honey scent and thick mellow flavor. This tea, specific to Fengqing area, is strong, bold and very limited in availability. Pretty buds, golden fluffs and brightly red color are perfect as a robust, but sophisticated every-day enjoyment.
Fengqing big leaf black tea with golden buds from Lincang
Leaf: Curly slender intense black leaves with a few golden edges
Liquor: Clean reddish-brown
Aroma: Strong and sweet with flowery notes
Taste: Multi-layered tea with delicate sweetness
Don't drink black tea for 6 hours before bed time
3 grams of loose leaf tea in 300ml of 85℃ water for 3 minutes. Re-steep 2-3 times.
Average milligrams of caffeine per serving
Tea with lowest caffeine - White tea, almost like decaf tea
Tea with less caffeine - Yellow tea, caffeine content higher than that of white tea
Oolong tea caffeine content is similar with black tea caffeine content.
Tea with most caffeine - Pu’erh tea is High caffeine tea, contains caffeine a bit less than coffee
Harvest Time 1800meters E100°N24° 19.4°C／66.9℉ Spring
Lincang, southwest of Yunnan province
Lincang in the southwest of Yunnan province has a mild subtropical highland climate perfect for growing tea. Lincang has been considered the origin of tea for many years. It is famous for its pu'er tea and green tea
Black Tea Making Process
Thousands years of history, delicate & artistic handmade