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Lapsang Souchong Black Tea

Caffeine: High

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100g Package - Makes 25 Cups!

Journey to the heart of Guangze County in China with our exquisite Lapsang Souchong. This tea offers a delightful experience with its natural sweetness and captivating floral aroma, perfect for tea lovers who crave a pure and clean taste.

  • Discover the earliest black tea with a rich, storied history.
  • Pure, clean taste with floral aroma.
  • Originates from Wuyi Mountain's pristine environment.

Serving: 2.5 tsp/Cup; Makes 25 Cups

Temperature: 195℉

Steep Time: 5 mins

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Lapsang Souchong Black Tea
Lapsang Souchong Black Tea

Tea Details

Lapsang Souchong, also known as Zheng Shan Xiao Zhong, holds the distinction of being the world's earliest black tea, tracing its origins back to 1568 in the renowned Tongmu Village on Wuyi Mountain. This tea, with its pure and clean taste complemented by a floral aroma, is a testament to the pristine environment of Wuyi Mountain. Historically, Lapsang Souchong quickly gained popularity in Europe, becoming an integral part of the afternoon tea tradition. Its rich heritage and the meticulous cultivation process in the heart of Wuyi Mountain Nature Reserve make it a choice selection for those who appreciate the finer nuances of tea.


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