We start with the highest grade of Keemun and age it in oak barrels to enhance the flavor. This aged Keemun is an excellent choice for coffee converts, and many connoisseurs claim this tea, like wine, improves with age. Known to be a favorite of the Queen, this tea is wonderful on it's own or with a hint of milk.
Origin: Anhui, China
Caffeine Content: High
- Try it with a little bit of milk and honey!
Weight: 1/4lb - Avg. 60 Cups / 1lb - Avg. 240 Cups
Quantity: 1 heaping teaspoon (approx. 5-7 grams) per 12oz.
Water temperature: 205ºF
Brewing time: 3-5 minutes.
Infusions: 4 +
*For each additional infusion add 1 minute to brew time
- Barrel Aged for 2 years in oak barrels to mellow out tannins
- One grade higher than what the Queen of England drinks