Plucked by hand and aged since 2004 by successive charcoal roasting, this high mountain tea offers an infusion with glossy black leaves and warm fragrances.
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Presented here in its aged version, the Chi Ye has often been a staple of our Phoenix Mountain wulong (Feng Huang) selection.
Stored in Montreal’s dry climate since its purchase, this famous "rock wulong" from Fujian is offered here in a remarkably well-balanced aged version.
Compressed into impressive 1 kilo bricks, this aged tea is always appreciated by the inhabitants of the northern steppes for its digestive and nutritional benefits. Its liquor is full and sweet, supported by savoury tannins giving it structure. Its fruity and woody character evokes cherry and its kernel. The natural fermentation of this tea is also evident through its mineral and earthy nuances. The mouth feel is pure and satisfying!
Worthy of the expertise of Mr. He, this superb white tea is of uniform, smooth and fine buds.
Without venturing far into Laos we find farmers producing tea using the ancestral methods of Yunnan. In Phong Sali, producers work their teas with great care, rivaling (and even occasionally surpassing) the quality those of their famous neighbors… often at much lower prices.
This aged wulong from Jiangxi is something of a rarity. Combining the warm aromas of dark wulong with the more earthy tones of old Pu Er, it presents a very unique flavour profile.
A white tea to tempt the curiosity of any tea lover. A composition of buds from the assamica variety plant, it has a rounder and more grounded aromatic profile than its sinensis variety counterparts. The coppery liquor progressively offers herbal notes (straw, tobacco), fruit (apricot) and has a rich gourmet edge of almond and cacao. A delicious tea with long floral aftertaste.
This yellow tea composed almost entirely of buds comes from Sichuan province.
Aged tea made from the leaves trees over 100 years old in the Guo Gan region of Myanmar a region inhabited by minorities of Chinese origin.
Plucked from wild trees in Nan Mei Valley in the Lincang area, these young silvery buds promise an amazing experience for any tea lover. Fragrances of aromatic herbs (sage) and clementine emanate from the infusion and its liquor is sweet, silky and spicy, aroma characteristic of tea from wild tea trees. The lemony finish is most memorable!
This loose leaf Pu er produced in the prolific Menghai tea factory and expertly preserved in Hong Kong will satisfy all amateurs of rich and balanced teas.