Formosa Assam

  • Price is for 2oz. (56gr.) - You can order a sample in the pull down menu below or get a discount for larger amounts. 

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    • "This tea is a real winner in my book!" - Sororitea Sisters
    • This is a Highest Quality delicious Assam Black Tea grown in the amazing mountainous climate of Central Taiwan. Interestingly, it was first planted by Japanese colonists pre-WWII with mother plants from Burma.
    • Bold enough for breakfast, it will stand up to milk if you prefer.  Smooth and delightful enough for all-day economical luxury.  These leaves can be re-steeped many times!
    • We're thrilled to have this delicious Black Tea from Mrs. Lee and her husband, a wonderful and hospitable couple. In our opinion, they grow the best tea in the region - without chemicals the natural way.  
    • Flavors: Malt, Fruit, Earth and Molasses. 
    • Note: This tea was featured as part of our Kickstarter campaign as "Farmer Lee's Black Tea from Sun-Moon Lake" but this is the same tea
    • For a full review, click HERE
    • Varietal:

      Assam 
      Location:

      Sun-Moon Lake, Central Taiwan

      Elevation:

       800M

      Harvest:

      Summer 2016

      Brewing:

      One heaping teaspoon of Formosa Assam, 8 oz. of boiling hot water, Steep for 4-5 minutes.

      PRINT OUT OUR SIMPLIFIED BREWING REFERENCE HERE


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    Type: Dark Tea