Tea Wuyi Mt Blackby Lucy Yung for Silver Needle
WUYI MT BLACK
Grown atop the majestic Wuyi Mountains in China, these leaves flourish at over 4000 feet in elevation. Our high-grade Lapsang Souchong, a special name to distinguish black teas originally from this Wuyi region, is traditionally smoke-dried over pinewood fires, resulting in a distinctive smoky flavor. A rich and full-bodied black tea with levels of depth and complexity, this rare tea is warm and cozy with notes of chocolate and roasted chestnut, evoking fall and the aroma of autumn leaves. Packed in Black, cylinder, 40 gms. Origin: Wuyi Mountain, China; Tea Type: Black; Caffeine Level: Strong
Tasting note: Delightfully strong yet delicate, rounded, chocolate, smoky and smooth with a lingering sweetness.
About the Designer
Lucy Yung for Silver Needle
In Silver Needle Tea Company’s quest for exquisite whole leaf teas, they head straight to the source to the bring highest quality pure tea, sustained in an ethical manner. They work exclusively with single estate teas – no blending, everything they carry is pure. The team travels across the globe each season to partner with extraordinary tea plantations. Quality is of utmost importance and each tea is selected based on origin, environment and craftsmanship. Striking in appearance and intoxicating in flavor, these tea leaves are found in rare gardens situated on the high plateaus From oolongs to white, green, and black teas, they go straight to the source, offering pure tea plucked straight from the plant. Each tea differs in their production process, reflecting oxidation and caffeine levels, taste and health benefits. They are packaged in fine cylinders color-coordinated with each type of tea.More information on the designer >>