Black Tea

Black tea, known to the Chinese as red tea, is the most common product of the tea bush, produced by encouraging freshly picked tea leaves to darken with large amount of cellular oxidation. Black tea is consumed all over the world, although it is not as popular in China as the other types.

The range in quality is greater in black tea than any other – most is grown and mechanically harvested on a huge scale in places like India, Sri Lanka and Kenya. China’s main black tea producing regions; the province of Yunnan, Anhui, and the legendary Lapsang farm in Tong Mu Village of the Wu Yi Mountains are finally being acknowledged in China as genuinely top quality teas in their own right. They are hand-picked and laboriously hand processed, achieving the exact amount of oxidation (exposure to air at the critical stage in processing, which is also known as fermentation) to produce the unique rich, robust black tea flavor and beautiful amber to red color.  Read more...


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Premium Qimen (Premium Keemun) Organic Black Tea 2014

This certified organic tea is a traditional qimen made from late spring fresh young leaves.


Our price: $17.50

Qimen Caixia (Sunrise Keemun) Organic Black Tea 2013

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A rare example of early harvest black tea, Qimen Caixia takes its name from its vermilion color, radiant as the sky at sunrise. Appropriately enough, Qimen Caixia makes for an excellent morning tea, freshening your mood with a beautiful aroma and a sweet flavor that sustains through multiple infusions.


Our price: $14.45

Qimen Caixia (Sunrise Keemun) Organic Black Tea 2014

A rare example of early harvest black tea, Qimen Caixia takes its name from its vermilion color, radiant as the sky at sunrise. Appropriately enough, Qimen Caixia makes for an excellent morning tea, freshening your mood with a beautiful aroma and a sweet flavor that sustains through multiple infusions.


Our price: $19.74

Tongmu Bohea Organic Black Tea 2012

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Bohea (Boo-he) is the world’s first black tea created purely by the innovative tea farmers in...


Our price: $42.90

Tongmu Bohea Organic Black Tea 2013

Bohea (Boo-he) is the world’s first black tea created purely by the innovative tea farmers in...


Our price: $22.00

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