1604 Non-Smoked Lapsang Souchong is picked from the natural of 800 meters in Wuyi Mountain National Nature Reserve, which is maded with the traditional handicraft of Lapsang Souchong black tea(But non-smoke).The shape of 1604 is natural and tight with dark moist color;after brewed,tea soup become bright yellow. It tastes mellow and sweet.Has a dried longan fragrance.
Net weight: 200g/7.05 oz (100g Tin*2)
Grade: Top Grade.
Picking Standard: 1 Bud 1 leaf.
Tea Type: Black Tea.
Picking time: 2022 Spring.
Origin: Tongmuguan,Wuyi Mountain National Nature Reserve.
Dry Tea: Sharp and thin.
Soup: Yellow and clean.
Aroma: Smell like longan fragrance.
Taste: Mellow and sweet.Has a fragrant dried longan fragrance.
Wet Tea: Leaves stretch and coppery color.
Storage method: Sealed and placed at room temperature, cool, dry, no peculiar smell, dark place.
How to brew?
It is advisable to use a covered bowl for brewing.
1.Add 5g of tea after warming the cup and smell the tea aroma.
2.Prepare pure water around 95°C.
3.1-4 course rush out, do not soak for a long time.5-7 courses soak for 5-10s, 7-10 courses about 15s. The more times of brewing, the longer the soaking time, in order to ensure the stability of the tea soup.
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Why is it called 1604?
In 1604, black tea was brought out of China by a Dutch businessman and began to go to the world.
Use the tea green as the raw material, Mr. Jiang Yuanxun, the successor of the Lapsang Souchong, personally supervises each process. To guarantee each gram have a delicate and soft brew, with a fine aroma. In memory of black tea going out of China, sold to Europe, hence named 1604.
What's so special about gift boxes?
①Classic Wooden Luxury Gift Box. This gift box is made of solid wood and matched with piano lacquer technology. The main color is cinnabar red, which is elegant and tasteful. The shading of the nautical map shows the glory of black tea across the ocean, and the golden ZhengShanTang logo is printed on the outside, showing its extraordinary qualities.
②The New gift box is based on classic blue, wine red, and classical gold. It incorporates elements such as stone tablets and sailing ships in the birthplace of Lapsang Souchong in the form of line drawing design, showing the development process of black tea crossing the oceans and becoming famous all over the world. Classic and unique. Made by bronzing and other processes, carefully polished, with exclusive gift bags, luxurious atmosphere, suitable for business gifts.
Mini bag: 5g/0.17 oz
Tin: 100g/ 3.53 oz