A very special tea, Old Tree Yunnan Black, is from trees that were cultivated then left to go wild hundreds of years ago. They have aged and produce incredible mellow flavors of brandy, currant and maple. The of this tea is of honey and jasmine. The liquor of this tea is mahogany. This is an excellent tea for the connoisseur looking embrace the moment with an enriched delight in the finer things life has to offer. Old Tree Yunnan Black needs no sugar or creamer as it is naturally very sweet and smooth.
How to prepare Old Tree Yunnan Black
Water temp: 200
Time in: 45 seconds, adding 30 per pour
Pours per serving: 5
Time of day:morning til evening (I really enjoy this as late afternoon tea.)
Food pairing: red meats, Poultry, dumplings, vegetables, soft cheeses and blue cheese, chocolate and sweet desserts
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