Keemun Loose Leaf Black Tea

(earns 30 Taste Points)
Quick Details
Origin(s): China USA
Full Bodied
Medium Balanced
Tea Specification
Tea Type: Black Tea
Health Benefits:
More Information
Does this include caffeine? Yes, this tea contains caffeine
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Keemun Loose Leaf Black Tea

Keemun is regarded by many as China's finest black tea. The name refers to Qimen county, which produced only green tea until the 1880s, when a young official lost his job and was disgraced. His father had advised him that it was a better guarantee of success to have a skill to make a living than to hold a position of authority. He traveled to Fujian to learn how to make black tea and on his return set up three factories to manufacture black tea from the same leaves his competitors were making green tea from.

Where is it from?:

Anhui Province, China

Anhui Province China


Brewing Instructions

Scales Thermometer Jug Timer
2-3g (1-2 tsp)


300ml 3 mins
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