Sweet and fragrant, pleasant nutty aroma, easy-going
Spring 2022, 1 bud/ 2 leaves, medium oxidation
The best price for value for Yunnan blacks.
This tea is the perfect black daily-drinker. It has a good fragrance. The leaves were dried with hot air at moderate temperature. During this process, the aroma was enhanced, you'll surely enjoy the fragrance, which reminds of baked bread, nuts and chocolate. On a second sip, you'll notice the sweetness and a decent amount of comfort in the throat.
There is nothing fancy in this tea, it is a solid classic Yunnan Black that will carry you through the day, wherever you go, whatever you do. You can brew it in a thermos bottle in your car, in a mug at the office, and Gongfu style on the weekends. It is reliable and enjoyable to both beginners and more seasoned drinkers.
Li Chao Yuan can offer tea at such low cost because the fresh leaves are cheap and his factory is well optimised. He can make up to 30 tons a year in a very small space. He sells on the mass-market and makes higher end productions we like to buy. Sourced from better plantations and processed with all his expertise.