Golden Needle | Black Tea
"My #1 favorite tea. This Chinese Black steeps up absolutely delicious. Its golden liquor is sweet and earthy and invokes an audible “mmmm”. -Shannon A.
Description: These gorgeous, long leaves produce a cup that is medium to full-bodied and complex with astoundingly sweet, floral notes and dark, earthy undertones. Lingers on your taste buds.
This marvelous black tea is handmade by Ms. Zhao Yu Jie in the Xishuangbanna region of SW Yunnan Province of China. Ms. Zhao and her husband also make some of our finest puer and Yunnan black teas.
Suggested Steeping Instructions:
3 grams | 8 oz water | 212°F | Steep 3 min.
Traditional Steeping Instructions:
Number of Cups:
2 oz makes 19 cups, 4 oz makes 38 cups, 1 lb makes 151 cups