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Yunnan Gushu Golden Tips

$175.00
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Yunnan Gushu Golden Tips | 雲南古樹金針

 Tasting notes: Malty, bright, sweet potato
 Origin: Lincang, Yunnan, China
 Cultivar: 雲南大葉 Yunnan Daye (Big Leaf)

 Elevation: 1800m
 Oxidation: ⦿⦿⦿⦿⦿

We sourced this delicious tea exclusively for our teaCLUB members. A recently invented tea, Golden Tips is comprised purely of buds—very large, furry buds from large-leaf assamica old tea trees, which grow tall with thick trunks.

When you open the packet, you may see some golden fluff inside. This is the little hairs that grow on the buds to protect them until the leaf opens up, and is perfectly fine to drink!

When we first tried this tea, we were instantly taken with its distinctive sweet potato flavour! It also has a fanta-orange colour liquor and very low astringency for a black tea.

Gongfu style (Gaiwan)
4g | per 100ml | 95°C | 1 min
+10s per steep for at least 4 steeps

Western style (Teapot)
2g | per 100ml | 90°C | 3 mins
+1 min per steep for at least 2 steeps

Cold brew
10g | 1L | Room temp/ refrigerated | 6 hours

These are just guidelines. As we always say, it’s best to experiment with a range of temperatures and leaf-to-water ratios to understand the tea and your own taste preferences.

Yunnan Gushu Golden Tips

$175.00

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Delivery is free for orders of HK$2000 or more. All other orders have a flat delivery fee of HK$400.
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