Sun Moon Lake Assamica #8 Black Tea
Originated from the time when the Japanese colonized Taiwan, Assam black tea from India was introduced and cultivated in Sun Moon Lake due to the demand of black teas worldwide. The large leaf Assam was one of the most successful cultivars developed in the area.
Sun Moon Lake is now the main production of extraordinary black teas in Taiwan. However, the production is very limited by the rugged terrain and the small size of gardens. We are very lucky to be a part of this small lot producing a clean
Unlike most of other black teas, Assamica Black we sourced is profound and does not leave any kind of uncomfortable bitter nor dry aftertaste. It is clean and delivers mild sugarcane with malty aroma.
Cultivar: TTES #8 Assamica
Region: Sun Moon Lake
Altitude: 600-700 meters
What we use
6g | 150ml | 201F | 30 sec